Part of speech:
Filled with or showing scorn or contempt
Manifesting or feeling contempt; scornful.
Not particularly good or bad, large or small, right or wrong, etc.; fair, average, etc.
Feeling or showing justifiable self-respect:
Full of or characterized by respect; showing deference or dutiful regard
Showing scorn and disrespect toward (someone or something)
Having or showing great pride in oneself and disdain, contempt, or scorn for others; proud; arrogant; supercilious
The definition of imperious is someone or something that is domineering and demanding, without any justification or right.
Proud; haughty; imperious; insolent.
Acting in a dictatorial manner; arrogant; domineering
Disposed to showing arrogance or contempt; haughty.
(comparative more swaggering, superlative most swaggering)
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