conceited


con·ceit·ed

adjective \-ˈsē-təd\

: having or showing too much pride in your own worth or goodness

Full Definition of CONCEITED

1
:  ingeniously contrived :  fanciful
2
:  having or showing an excessively high opinion of oneself
con·ceit·ed·ly adverb
con·ceit·ed·ness noun

Examples of CONCEITED

  1. <a conceited basketball player who was always too busy even to sign autographs>

Origin of CONCEITED

1conceit
First Known Use: 1526

Rhymes with CONCEITED

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