Definitions of arrogant

  1. Making, or having the disposition to make, exorbitant claims of rank or estimation; giving one's self an undue degree of importance; assuming; haughty; - applied to persons. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Containing arrogance; marked with arrogance; proceeding from undue claims or self-importance; - applied to things; as, arrogant pretensions or behavior. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Claiming too much: overbearing. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. Haughty; assuming; overbearing. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. Having or showing excessive pride; supercilious; overbearing; haughty. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. Assuming too much importance; presuming and overbearing. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for arrogant

  1. Into his manner as he sat there came a confidence that had not been there before- bold, arrogant – The Trail Horde by Charles Alden Seltzer
  2. Take your hand away, in arrogant command. – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett