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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or characteristic of trying to increase your own importance adj. - Exhibiting feelings of importance.

Usage examples (29)
  • Hopefully you'll forgive this bit of self-aggrandising.
  • That sounds terribly self-aggrandising – embarrassingly so.
  • My immediate reaction to this news is 'what a self-aggrandising twit'.
  • I think he's an incompetant, insensitive, self-aggrandising apparatchik. for more
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