self-important


self–important

adjective \-tənt, -tənt\

: having too high an opinion of your own importance

Full Definition of SELF-IMPORTANT

:  having or showing self-importance
self–im·por·tant·ly adverb

First Known Use of SELF-IMPORTANT

1766

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