Thesaurus / self-important
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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He was old, fussy, and self-important, and withal no friend to me.

Helmet of NavarreBertha Runkle

He is very different now from the thoughtless, self-important boy who looked at everything from his own point of view.

I lose my appetite at the sight of successful knavery, and sicken to loathing at the noise and nonsense of self-important folly.

The diarist is a self-important person, talking to himself and to the future, and conscious of his effect upon both.

The Joys of Being a WomanWinifred Kirkland

"I reckon they'll do considerable more huntin' before they find him up there," chuckled the man, with a self-important manner.

The Great K. & A. RobberyPaul Liechester Ford

The Duke of Buckingham, a proud, self-important individual, was standing near the door and saw it all.

A somewhat portly, somewhat pompous and self-important appearing individual was this man.

The Auto Boys' MysteryJames A. Braden

Directly after Brindle came Crookhorn, with a self-important air and making herself as tall as possible.

Thus a good work was destroyed by the folly of two ignorant, self-important preachers.

The painter instantly caught the patronizing, self-important spirit of the invitation.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.