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complacent

adjective uk   us   /kəmˈplei.sənt/ disapproving
feeling so satisfied with your own abilities or situation that you feel you do not need to try any harder: a complacent smile/attitude We can't afford to become complacent about any of our products.
complacently
adverb uk   us   /-li/
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