big-headed


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big-headed

adjective boastful, arrogant, swaggering, bragging, cocky, vaunting, conceited, puffed-up, bumptious, immodest, crowing, overconfident, vainglorious, swollen-headed, egotistic, full of yourself, too big for your boots or breeches What an arrogant, big-headed man, she thought.
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big-headed

[ˈbɪgˈhedɪd] ADJcreído, engreído
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It was a spectacle to stir the dullest soul when this gallant band marched out of the yard in full regimentals, with Captain Dove a solemn, big-headed boy of eleven issuing his orders with the gravity of a general, and his Falstaffian regiment obeying them with more docility than skill.
The former Newcastle United youth said: "I'm not going to get big-headed.
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As long as Junior is growing and thriving and otherwise well, a big-headed kid with big-headed parents needs to plan on buying big hats.
y And - damn it again - Neil was told that he had really impressed in the latest task, which means he will probably become even more big-headed and arrogant.
But the big-headed ants Abouheif found looked remarkably like supersoldiers found in eight of the other 1,100 Pheidole species.
The Ring star says she has a face and personality that blends with the masses but big-headed partner Shreiber has a very strong presence.
That sounds big-headed but I said here in my time of trying to fight back - I have been a breath of fresh air to these people, because this club was totally disaffected four years ago.
The big-headed striker - already loathed by supporters across Italy - grew up as an AC fan.
Helena Bonham-Carter, meanwhile, turned to her and Burton's two-year-old daughter Nell for inspiration for her role as the big-headed, angry Red Queen.
I'm not being big-headed or boasting but I can do what I want - I can box and I can fight.
Some of us don't want to see the big-headed, foul-mouthed Mr Ramsay in or out of season.