Conceited

  • 1 Conceited — (There s Something About Remy) Single by Remy Ma from the album There s Something about Remy: Based on a True Story Released February 2006 …

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  • 2 Conceited — Con*ceit ed, a. 1. Endowed with fancy or imagination. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] He was . . . pleasantly conceited, and sharp of wit. Knolles. [1913 Webster] 2. Entertaining a flattering opinion of one s self; vain. [1913 Webster] If you think me too… …

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  • 3 conceited — c.1600, having an overweening opinion of oneself (short for self conceited, 1590s); earlier having intelligence (1540s); pp. adj. from CONCEIT (Cf. conceit) (q.v.) …

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  • 4 conceited — index inflated (vain), orgulous, presumptuous, pretentious (pompous) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 5 conceited — [adj] egotistical arrogant, bigheaded*, big talking, cocky, conceity, full of hot air*, gall, ham*, hot stuff*, immodest, know it all, loudmouth, narcissistic, overweening, phony, puffed up*, self important, smartalecky*, snotty*, stuck up*,… …

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  • 6 conceited — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ excessively proud of oneself …

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  • 7 conceited — [kən sēt′id] adj. 1. having an exaggerated opinion of oneself, one s merits, etc.; vain 2. Obs. whimsical; fanciful conceitedly adv. conceitedness n …

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  • 8 conceited — [[t]kənsi͟ːtɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED (disapproval) If you say that someone is conceited, you are showing your disapproval of the fact that they are far too proud of their abilities or achievements. I thought him conceited and arrogant... You conceited… …

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  • 9 conceited — con|ceit|ed [kənˈsi:tıd] adj someone who is conceited thinks they are very clever, skilful, beautiful etc used to show disapproval ▪ You re the most conceited, selfish person I ve ever known. >conceitedly adv >conceitedness n [U] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 conceited — adj. Conceited is used with these nouns: ↑jerk …

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  • 11 conceited — Synonyms and related words: Gascon, aggressively self confident, arrogant, biggety, boastful, boasting, braggart, bragging, bumptious, chesty, cocky, complacent, coxcombical, dandified, dandy, egocentric, egotistical, fanfaron, fanfaronading,… …

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  • 12 conceited — con|ceit|ed [ kən sitəd ] adjective someone who is conceited behaves in a way that shows they think they are very intelligent, skillful, or attractive. This word shows that you do not like people like this. ╾ con|ceit|ed|ly adverb …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 conceited — a. Vain, egotistical, opinionated, opinionative, self conceited, self sufficient …

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  • 14 conceited — adjective behaving in a way that shows you think you are very clever, skilful, beautiful etc: He s a conceited little so and so. conceitedly adverb: I knew that, he said conceitedly …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 conceited — adjective she s too conceited to think she might not get the lead role Syn: vain, narcissistic, self centered, egotistic, egotistical, egocentric; proud, arrogant, boastful, full of oneself, self important, immodest, swaggering; self satisfied,… …

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  • 16 conceited — UK [kənˈsiːtɪd] / US [kənˈsɪtəd] adjective someone who is conceited behaves in a way that shows they think they are very intelligent, skilful, or attractive. This word shows that you do not like people like this. Derived word: conceitedly adverb …

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  • 17 conceited — adjective Etymology: 1conceit Date: 1526 1. ingeniously contrived ; fanciful 2. having or showing an excessively high opinion of oneself • conceitedly adverb …

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  • 18 conceited — conceitedly, adv. conceitedness, n. /keuhn see tid/, adj. 1. having an excessively favorable opinion of one s abilities, appearance, etc. 2. Archaic. a. having an opinion. b. fanciful; whimsical. 3. Obs. intelligent; clever. [1535 45; CONCEIT +… …

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  • 19 conceited — adjective a) vain and egotistic b) having an excessively favorable opinion of ones abilities, appearance, etc …

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  • 20 conceited — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. vain, arrogant, stuck up*; see egotistic 2 , proud 2 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. egotistical, proud, vain, bigheaded, arrogant, vainglorious, *full of oneself, *in love with oneself, puffed up, immodest,… …

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