Meaning of “self-satisfied” in the English Dictionary

"self-satisfied" in British English

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self-satisfiedadjective

uk /ˌselfˈsæt.ɪs.faɪd/ us /ˌselfˈsæt̬.ɪs.faɪd/ disapproving
self-satisfaction
noun [ U ] uk /ˌselfˌsæt.ɪsˈfæk.ʃən/ us /ˌselfˌsæt̬.ɪsˈfæk.ʃən/

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

"self-satisfied" in American English

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self-satisfiedadjective

us /ˈselfˈsæt̬·əsˌfɑɪd/

too pleased with yourself and what you have achieved:

an annoyingly self-satisfied person

(Definition of “self-satisfied” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)