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ˈær ə gəntar·ro·gant

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arrogant, chesty, self-important(adj)

    having or showing feelings of unwarranted importance out of overbearing pride

    "an arrogant official"; "arrogant claims"; "chesty as a peacock"

Wiktionary

  1. arrogant(Adjective)

    Given to arrogating; having excessive pride in oneself, often with contempt for others.

    Etymology: From arrogant, from arrogans, present active participle of arrogo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Arrogant(adj)

    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

  2. Arrogant(adj)

    containing arrogance; marked with arrogance; proceeding from undue claims or self-importance; -- applied to things; as, arrogant pretensions or behavior

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of arrogant in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of arrogant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of arrogant in a Sentence

  1. Abderrahman Hassi:

    Knowledge is a three-level ladder. When people reach the first level, they feel arrogant; when they reach the second level, they become humble; when they reach the last level, they know that they know nothing.

  2. Imam Ali, Peak of Eloquence (Nahjul Balagha):

    The sin which makes you sad and repentant is more liked by Allah than the good deed which turns you arrogant.

  3. Barry Drexler:

    Don't take the person calling to schedule your interview for granted, don't be arrogant and be flexible and careful with everyone you are talking to.

  4. Hoda Muthana:

    When I left to Syria I was a naive, angry, and arrogant young woman, to say that I regret my past words, any pain that I caused my family and any concerns I would cause my country would be hard for me to really express properly.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    It was incredibly arrogant. The level of disregard, even contempt of the Congress's role was unmistakable.

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