overproud


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overproud

(ˌəʊvəˈpraʊd)
adj
too proud
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.overproud - excessively proud
proud - feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride; "proud parents"; "proud of his accomplishments"; "a proud moment"; "proud to serve his country"; "a proud name"; "proud princes"
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We recognize, in radical humility, that we were overproud when we thought we could understand the implications of our resolutions and have the wherewithal to carry them out.
We at time of year Do wound the bark, the skin of our fruit trees, Lest, being overproud in sap and blood, With too much riches it confound itself.
And such men are regarded as wolves and pigs; the overproud become lions; the greedy become leopards; the lustful are monkeys.