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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A feeling of too great pride or confidence in oneself.

Usage examples (36)
  • It is harder to be poor without murmuring than to be rich without arrogance.
  • April 10th, 2009 at 8: 39 am the center of the universe? do you know what the term arrogance means?
  • That kind of arrogance is one source of our problems.
  • That kind of arrogance is not needed AGAIN in our white house. for more
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  • Word of the 2009 Nat. Spelling Bee finals.[pellingbeeshirleys!Field2]
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