Part of speech:
Marked by or arising from a feeling or assumption of one's superiority toward others:
Feeling or showing justifiable self-respect:
The definition of haughty is an arrogant person.
Manifesting or feeling contempt; scornful.
The definition of imperious is someone or something that is domineering and demanding, without any justification or right.
Filled with or showing scorn or contempt
The definition of cavalier is an arrogant person or someone indifferent or casual about important matters.
The definition of condescending is acting in a way that shows a superior attitude.
Given to frivolity or silliness.
Insolent is defined as disrespectful or arrogant.
Domineering in manner; arrogant:
High or higher in order, status, rank, etc.
Behaving in a way regarded as above one's rightful station or class
The definition of stuck up is someone who is snobbish and thinks and acts like he is better or superior to everyone else.
Marked by arrogance; haughty and overbearing.
Presumptuously arrogant; overbearing:
expressive of contempt
Disposed to showing arrogance or contempt; haughty.
Having or showing a consciousness of one's defects or shortcomings; not overly proud; not self-assertive; modest
Having or showing a moderate estimation of one's own abilities, accomplishments, or value:
Overly convinced of one's own superiority and importance
(comparative more swaggering, superlative most swaggering)
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