Synonyms and Antonyms of OVERWEENING

having too high an opinion of oneself <a director who has little patience for overweening actors who think they are above taking advice and criticism>
having a feeling of superiority that shows itself in an overbearing attitude <an overweening administrator who simply doesn't know how to manage people>
extended beyond normal or realistic bounds <an overweening national pride that prompted its citizens to denigrate other countries>
Near Antonyms realistic, reasonable

April 18, 2015
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to veil, ripple, or meander
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