noun see swelled head

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • swelled-headedness — swelled head·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • swelled-headedness — noun see swelled head …   Useful english dictionary

  • swelled head — swelled headed, adj. swelled headedness, n. an inordinately grand opinion of oneself; conceit. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • swelled head — noun an exaggerated opinion of your own importance • Syn: ↑egotism, ↑self importance • Derivationally related forms: ↑self important (for: ↑self importance), ↑egotistic ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • swelled head — noun Date: 1870 an exaggerated opinion of oneself ; self conceit • swelled headed adjective • swelled headedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • conceit — Synonyms and related words: abstract thought, act of thought, affectation, aggressive self confidence, amour propre, aphorism, apothegm, apprehension, arrogance, assume, assumption, assurance, attitude, bee, believe, bluster, boast, boastfulness …   Moby Thesaurus

  • immodesty — Synonyms and related words: aggressive self confidence, boldness, brazenness, bumptiousness, chestiness, cockiness, conceit, conceitedness, exhibitionism, flagrancy, forwardness, impudicity, notoriousness, obtrusiveness, perkiness, pertness, self …   Moby Thesaurus

  • pertness — Synonyms and related words: activity, aggressive self confidence, airiness, animation, ardor, arrogance, audacity, bold front, boldness, bounce, brash bearing, brashness, brassiness, bravado, brazenness, breeziness, brio, briskness, bumptiousness …   Moby Thesaurus

  • side — Synonyms and related words: Anschauung, Olympian detachment, Olympian loftiness, actor, adjoin, affectation, affiliation, aggressive self confidence, air line, airs, ancillary, angle, angle of vision, antagonist, antihero, apparentation,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • presumption — n 1. assumption, presupposition, predisposition, posit, postulate; belief, conviction, confidence, bias, feeling, gut feeling; expectation, anticipation, hope, trust; inference, deduction, theory, hypothesis, thesis; thought, view, attitude,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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