self-important

adjective
self-im·por·tant | \ˌself-im-ˈpȯr-tᵊnt, -tənt\

Definition of self-important 

: having or showing self-importance

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self-importantly adverb

First Known Use of self-important

1732, in the meaning defined above

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self-important

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of self-important

: having too high an opinion of your own importance

self-important

adjective
self-im·por·tant | \ˌself-im-ˈpȯr-tᵊnt\

Kids Definition of self-important

: having or showing the attitude of someone who has too high an opinion of his or her own importance : showing self-importance

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