adjective (more arrogant, most arrogant)
- Having excessive pride in ones self.
- 1878: The demand to be loved is the greatest of all presumptions. - w:Friedrich Nietzsche, Friedrich Nietzsche, Wanting to be Loved.
- 1987: Call me a braggart, call me . People at ABC (and elsewhere) have called me worse. But when you need the job done on deadline, you"ll call me. - w:Sam Donaldson, Sam Donaldson, Hold On, Mr President!.
Etymology: From Latin rogare ("to ask").
- Dutch: arrogant
- Dutch, arrogant
- French: arrogant , arrogante , orgueilleux , orgueilleuse
- German: arrogant
- Italian: arrogante &
- Spanish: arrogante
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