What does arrogant mean?

Definitions for arrogant
ˈær ə gəntar·ro·gant

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arrogant, chesty, self-importantadjective

    having or showing feelings of unwarranted importance out of overbearing pride

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

Wiktionary

  1. arrogantadjective

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

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

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Arrogantadjective

    Given to make exorbitant claims; haughty; proud.

    Etymology: arrogans, Lat.

    Feagh’s right unto that country which he claims, or the signiory therein, must be vain and arrogant. Edmund Spenser, on Ireland.

    An arrogant way of treating with other princes and states, is natural to popular governments. William Temple.

ChatGPT

  1. arrogant

    Arrogant refers to the behavior or attitude of an individual who has an exaggerated sense of their own importance, abilities, or worth, often showing a lack of consideration or respect for others. It is characterized by having a superior or haughty manner, believing oneself to be superior to others without a justified or valid reason.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Arrogantadjective

    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. Arrogantadjective

    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. Jackson Mthembu:

    When property is burnt, people of South Africa need to be shown those images, that is the ANC view. Because when you don't show those images, that amounts to censorship, you can't take that decision, in our view. That decision can be taken by the people of South Africa. Not anybody sitting in some cozy office to decide and be that arrogant and decide what it is that the people can see or not see.

  2. Alan Rickman:

    ( Reuters) John said there would be leopards today, Teigen tweeted on Monday. But it's lepers. I uh, am not good with the Bible. Teigen posted the photos before visiting John Legend, singer John Legend, on the set of NBC's upcoming live version of the hit musical. Heading to Jesus Christ Superstar rehearsals ! Jesus flies today. I got ta see this, tweeted Teigen. The special also features rocker Alice Cooper as King Herod, Ben Daniels as Pontius Pilate and Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene. Cooperrecently spoke about his inspirationfor playing Herod, which he first played in a 1996 London production of the play. He revealed that his inspiration for the role comes from Alan Rickman's portrayal of Professor Snape in Harry Potter. When I first heard about it, I thought Alan Rickman — that condescending sort of arrogant character — and I kind of fashioned what I would do after what I thought Alan Rickman would do if Alan Rickman were alive.

  3. Ronda Rousey:

    Whenever people talk about how cocky and arrogant I am, it blows me away, because I worked so hard to develop self-confidence.

  4. John Coffee:

    If you seem arrogant in court, you may be signing your own economic death warrant.

  5. 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.

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