self-conceited


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self-conceited

adj
having an excessive sense of one's own importance, abilities, and value
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Adj.1.self-conceited - characteristic of false prideself-conceited - characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated sense of self-importance; "a conceited fool"; "an attitude of self-conceited arrogance"; "an egotistical disregard of others"; "so swollen by victory that he was unfit for normal duty"; "growing ever more swollen-headed and arbitrary"; "vain about her clothes"
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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self-conceited

[ˌselfkənˈsiːtɪd] ADJpresumido, vanidoso, engreído
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If there is one thing in the world that will make a man peculiarly and insufferably self-conceited, it is to have his stomach behave itself, the first day it sea, when nearly all his comrades are seasick.
He wrote a brief and interesting autobiography, which helps to reveal him as sincere and good-hearted, though cold and somewhat self-conceited, a rather formal man not of a large nature.
He satisfied my curiosity, for Erik, who is a real monster--I have seen him at work in Persia, alas--is also, in certain respects, a regular child, vain and self-conceited, and there is nothing he loves so much, after astonishing people, as to prove all the really miraculous ingenuity of his mind.
The second concept is called sougo izon, which teaches you not to be self-righteous or self-conceited.
Self-conceited people cause damage to the nation and country, he added.
Responding to the mediamen at a seminar on Role of Media in implementation of Urdu at Aiwan-e-Iqbal here on Sunday, he said PTI leadership must know what the masses want and parliamentarians should legislate to improve the electoral system rather than taking to the roads and launching barrage of criticism against the government for self-projection and self-conceited good for the masses and the country.