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Others may lie about their accomplishments because they’re conceited or overly impressed with themselves.

He includes the need for self-deprecation so the applicant will not seem too conceited.

He called her “a silly chattering windbag, an infernal liar, a conceited, gushing, rump-wagging, blethering ass.”

These were elite soldiers: educated, elegant and in some cases, admittedly conceited.

A half of that half grew impossibly conceited, and died early.

Your careless and conceited behaviour reassures me, and convinces me of my error.

I found her exactly the same talkative, positive, passionate, conceited creature as we knew her twenty years ago.

Some showed themselves as conceited pipes; some were light and sparkish, others ponderous and clumsy.

No one likes to see himself held up to scorn and mockery; nobody is willing to be shown up as ignorant and conceited.


On this page you'll find 93 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to conceited, such as: arrogant, bigheaded, big-talking, cocky, conceity, and full of hot air.

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