Meaning of “arrogant” in the English Dictionary

"arrogant" in British English

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arrogantadjective

uk /ˈær.ə.ɡənt/ us /ˈer-/
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 us uk /-li/

The authorities had behaved arrogantly, she said.

(Definition of “arrogant” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"arrogant" in American English

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arrogantadjective

us /ˈær·ə·ɡənt/

proud in an unpleasant way and behaving as if you are better or more important than other people:

I never met a more conceited and arrogant young man.
arrogance
noun [ U ] us /ˈær·ə·ɡəns/

I was disgusted by his arrogance.
arrogantly
adverb us /ˈær·ə·ɡənt·li/

Lapham arrogantly claimed the land was his.

(Definition of “arrogant” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)