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arrogant

adjective uk   /ˈær.ə.ɡənt/  us   /ˈer-/
B2 unpleasantly proud and behaving as if you are more important than, or know more than, other people: I found him arrogant and rude.
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arrogance
noun [U] uk   /ˈær.ə.ɡəns/  us   /ˈer-/
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He has a self-confidence that is sometimes seen as arrogance.
arrogantly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
The authorities had behaved arrogantly, she said.
Translations of “arrogant”
in Arabic مُتَكَبِّر…
in Korean 오만한…
in Malaysian angkuh…
in French arrogant…
in Turkish kibirli, kendini beğenmiş, burnu havada…
in Italian arrogante…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傲慢的, 狂妄自大的, 趾高氣揚的…
in Russian высокомерный…
in Polish arogancki…
in Vietnamese ngạo mạn…
in Spanish arrogante…
in Portuguese arrogante…
in Thai หยิ่ง, ทะนง…
in German arrogant…
in Catalan arrogant…
in Japanese 傲慢な, 横柄な, 尊大な…
in Indonesian angkuh, sombong…
in Chinese (Simplified) 傲慢的, 狂妄自大的, 趾高气扬的…
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