overweening Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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overweeningadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈwiː.nɪŋ/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/ formal disapproving
being too ​proud or ​confident in yourself: overweening ​pride/​arrogance/​vanity She is ​driven by overweening ​ambition.
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of overweening from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “overweening”
in Chinese (Simplified) 傲慢的, 自负的, 过于自信的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傲慢的, 自負的, 過於自信的…
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