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Arrogant - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'Arrogant' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Arrogant [ a.]
- Making, or having the disposition to make, exorbitant claims of rank or estimation; giving one's self an undue degree of importance; assuming; haughty; -- applied to persons.
- Containing arrogance; marked with arrogance; proceeding from undue claims or self-importance; -- applied to things; as, arrogant pretensions or behavior.

Meaning of 'Arrogant' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . arrogant [ s]
Meaning (1):
- having or showing feelings of unwarranted importance out of overbearing pride
Example in sentence:
  • an arrogant official;
  • arrogant claims;
  • chesty as a peacock