conceitedly


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con·ceit·ed

 (kən-sē′tĭd)
adj.
Holding or characterized by an unduly high opinion of oneself; vain.

con·ceit′ed·ly adv.
con·ceit′ed·ness n.
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Adv.1.conceitedly - with conceit; in a conceited manner; "he always acts so conceitedly!"
Translations

conceitedly

[kənˈsiːtɪdlɪ] ADVcon vanidad or engreimiento

conceitedly

adv sayeingebildet; he conceitedly claimed …eingebildet wie er ist, hat er behauptet

conceitedly

[kənˈsiːtɪdlɪ] advvanitosamente
References in classic literature ?
Can you imagine," Ferfitchkin interrupted hotly and conceitedly, like some insolent flunkey boasting of his master the General's decorations, "can you imagine that Zverkov will let us pay alone?
She made no answer in words, but seemed to grow taller in the chair, so that I could see her shoulders, and I knew from this that she was now holding herself conceitedly and trying to look modest.
My only concern, rather conceitedly, was that the stories had flashbacks of myself as a young man - and anyone who has seen The Sweeney will know exactly what I looked like back in the Seventies.
In one of his letters at the time, Balfour so conceitedly wrote:
When Baghdad fell in April 2003, and as American soldiers so conceitedly drowned the former capital of the Abbasid caliphate with their flags, many Muslims felt that their ummah had reached the lowest depths of humiliation.