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Holding or characterized by an unduly high opinion of oneself; vain.

con·ceit′ed·ly adv.
con·ceit′ed·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.conceitedness - the trait of being unduly vain and conceitedconceitedness - the trait of being unduly vain and conceited; false pride
trait - a distinguishing feature of your personal nature
narcism, narcissism, self-love - an exceptional interest in and admiration for yourself; "self-love that shut out everyone else"
boastfulness, vainglory - outspoken conceit
egotism, swelled head, self-importance - an exaggerated opinion of your own importance
posturing - adopting a vain conceited posture


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The archetype of Fortune is spun over and over to invariably point the finger at eighteenth-century "vices"--some of them imported--such as pomposity, luxury, conceitedness, and self-love.
Calvino labels it a "harsh, mangled, violent Tuscan, but in the end one without vices, except possibly for the conceitedness of the dialect that poses as a language with almost parodistic effects" (Italian Folktales xxv).
There's everything from Chaucerian mucky puns and wicked wordplay to calculated disassemblies of bigotry and conceitedness.
A fourth of those who had voted for the AK Party at least once in the past indicated that the conceitedness of the AK Party officials held them back from voting for the party again on June 7.
I dunno, maybe a lot of his conceitedness was self-mockingly put on for the cameras (a la Hoff The Record) - I'd like to think so because surely no one could be that much of a doofus in real life and still reach the levels LLB attained.