Part of speech:
Feeling or showing justifiable self-respect:
Holding or characterized by an unduly high opinion of oneself; vain.
Full of or due to unwarranted pride and self-importance; overbearing; haughty
Crudely or loudly assertive; pushy.
Given to frivolity or silliness.
(Archaic) Characterized by pomp or stately display:
Marked by an extravagant or presumptuous outward show; ostentatious:
Narrowly contented with one's own accomplishments, beliefs, morality, etc.; self-satisfied to an annoying degree; complacent
Poorly ventilated; having little fresh air; close
Not yielding the desired outcome; fruitless:
Domineering in manner; arrogant:
Dirtied with nasal mucus.
(comparative more swaggering, superlative most swaggering)
Characterized by excessive self-importance or affected grandeur; pompous:
Displaying exaggerated dignity or self-importance; pompous.
(Idiomatic) A social or economic group wielding undue power, influence or economic clout.
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