What does arrogant mean?

Definitions for arrogant
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

How to pronounce arrogant?

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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say arrogant in sign language?

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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. Mickey Mehta:

    If gratitude doesn't take you to the divine, difficult times out of arrogant attitude will. An attitude of gratitude brings prosperity and divine solidarity. Start counting your blessings and you will never have to count your curses. Let your blessings be eternalized, align with the divine and get MickeyMized.

  2. RAMANA PEMMARAJU:

    Nothing is ever wrong if you learn out of it and nothing is right if it makes you arrogant. Watch On!”

  3. Karen Bass:

    You see the man being compliant, you see the police officer -- acting with complete impunity -- looking at the camera while he is literally murdering this man. The symbolism of that was he was so arrogant about what he was doing. He thought,' It's just a black man, nobody is going to do anything to me.'.

  4. Nikki Haley:

    Impeding Ukraine's lawful transit through Kerch Strait is a violation under international law. It is an arrogant act that the international community must condemn and will never accept.

  5. Holly Shulman:

    Ninety-seven percent of climate scientists agree that human activity has led to climate change. Ninety-seven percent. But Jeb Bush thinks they're wrong. Who's being intellectually arrogant now?

Images & Illustrations of arrogant

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