Complete Definition of "arrogant"

English
wikipedia|arrogance

Etymology
From Latin rogare ("to ask").

Pronunciation
RP: IPA|/ËærÉgÉnt/
audio|en-us-arrogant.ogg|Audio (US)

Adjective
arrogant (more arrogant, most arrogant)

  1. Having excessive pride in ones self.

#* 1878: The demand to be loved is the greatest of all arrogant presumptions. - w:Friedrich Nietzsche|Friedrich Nietzsche, Wanting to be Loved.
#* 1987: Call me a braggart, call me arrogant. People at ABC (and elsewhere) have called me worse. But when you need the job done on deadline, youâll call me. - w:Sam Donaldson|Sam Donaldson, Hold On, Mr President!.

Synonyms
complacent
conceited
condescending
disdainful
haughty
high-handed
narcissistic
overbearing
presumptuous
proud
vain

Antonyms
humble
modest

Translations
trans-top|having excessive pride
Albanian: :sq:arrogant|arrogant
Bulgarian: аÑоганÑен m, аÑоганÑна f, аÑоганÑно n
Chinese: å²æ¢ (ào màn)
Dutch: arrogant#Dutch|arrogant
Finnish: röyhkeä, ylimielinen, kopea, julkea
French: arrogant m, arrogante f, orgueilleux m, orgueilleuse f
German: arrogant#German|arrogant, hochmütig, eingebildet
Hebrew: ×××ר (yahyr) m, ××××¨× (yehyra) f
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Ido: aroganta
Interlingua: arrogante
Italian: arrogante m & f
Norwegian: arrogant
Portuguese: arrogante m & f
Romanian: arogant m, arogantÄ f
Spanish: arrogante
Swedish: arrogant

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Danish

Adjective
arrogant

  1. #English|arrogant

Dutch

Adjective
arrogant

  1. #English|arrogant

French

Adjective
arrogant m

  1. #English|arrogant

German

Adjective
arrogant

  1. #English|arrogant

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