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arrogant

adjective
 
/ˈærəɡənt/
believing that you are better than other people
Translations of “arrogant”
in Korean 오만한…
in Arabic مُتَكَبِّر…
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 Spanish arrogante…
in Portuguese arrogante…
in German arrogant…
in Catalan arrogant…
in Japanese 傲慢な, 横柄な, 尊大な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 傲慢的, 狂妄自大的, 趾高气扬的…
(Definition of arrogant from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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