swell-headed

Translations

swell-headed

[ˈswelˈhedɪd] ADJengreído, presumido, presuntuoso
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

swell-headed

adj (inf)aufgeblasen (inf)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

swell-headed

[ˌswɛlˈhɛdɪd] adj (fam) → borioso/a, pieno/a di sé
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
Christ's words apply to hypocrites who are always attacking the Catholic Church and her imperfect clergy, and that includes a swell-headed, cursing You-Know-Who.
I kind of worried he's arrogant or swell-headed but he's not.
After I bagged my first best actor award in 1996, there were rumors that I was swell-headed and that I demanded unreasonably huge talent fees.
It seems the actor became swell-headed and wasn't very professional when it came to being prompt and working hard.
Perhaps retirement would be ideal for a supercilious and overbearing, arrogant, puffed up, swell-headed, inflated, high and mighty, stuck up, toffee-nosed, nose in the air snob, haughty, disdainful, holier than thou, ungracious, strutting, swaggering, pleased as punch, bumptious, conceited, pompous dolt on a bike.
Jordan is a bit swell-headed, but here is something to think about.
Coventry has a proper star in Andy Hockley, appearing in his tenth panto in the city - this year as the outrageously swell-headed (and big-haired) Nanny B Goode.
jIt all came back to me this week when I heard how Jonathan Woodgate (pictured) and Michael Owen are being shunned by the Galacticos at Real Madrid, who don't consider the English lads big enough stars to join their swell-headed ranks.
That way I wouldn't get swell-headed and I wouldn't be hurt.
And while Clancy may get a trifle swell-headed at times, no one in the family wishes he was still selling insurance.
Such 'generosity' did not save Alvarez from the revolt that toppled him, reportedly because he allegedly became 'swell-headed' and 'abrasive' in dealing with his peers.