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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Arrogant. Too proud and confident - used to show disapproval.

Usage examples (37)
  • Their insatiable greed and overweening ambition knows no bounds.
  • Had a witty but overweening manner
  • Adjective : a brash, insolent, overweening fellow. ,overweening prejudice; overweening pride
  • She had offered him all the sacrifices that he did not want, and she stood before him in overweening confidence that she ran no other risks than those she had foreseen. for more
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