Thesaurus / puffed up

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I'm puffed up with money, and have n't the heart I once had.

Amos's ear was puffed up, and his toes were so sore he could hardly walk.

Ben ComeeM. J. (Michael Joseph) Canavan

Well, Toohy goes on juty at six o'clock in the evenin', puffed up wid importance and polishing his shield every minute or two.

Thus young ascetics, puffed up with pride for having obtained boons, perish in a short time.

So easy is it to give place to the Devil, and fall into the worst of sin, just when we are puffed up with spiritual pride.

Town and Country SermonsCharles Kingsley

The world found it, and began to be puffed up, thinking itself great in this.

As he had not sought ecclesiastical preferment, so he was not puffed up by it.

The Oxford ReformersFrederic Seebohm

It is in a sort of enigma: "Behold, his soul is puffed up, it is not upright within him; but the just shall live by his faith."

The Bible StoryRev. Newton Marshall Hall

And yet his heart is not puffed up; he is grave and sober in his bearing.

A Clerk of OxfordEvelyn Everett-Green

And you are puffed up and have not rather mourned: that he might be taken away from among you that hath done this thing.

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