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What does "Arrogant" mean?


(a.) Containing arrogance; marked with arrogance; proceeding from undue claims or self-importance; -- applied to things; as, arrogant pretensions or behavior (a.) Making, or having the disposition to make, exorbitant claims of rank or estimation; giving one's self an undue degree of importance; assuming; haughty; -- applied to persons

Synonyms proud, chesty, self-important

Example: "An arrogant official"

Word Family arrogance, arrogantly