- The quality of being arrogant: the arrogance of this man is astoundingMore example sentences
haughtiness, conceit, hubris, self-importance, egotism, sense of superiority; pomposity, high-handedness, swagger, boasting, bumptiousness, bluster, condescension, disdain, contempt, imperiousness; pride, vanity, immodesty; loftiness, lordliness, snobbishness, snobbery, superciliousness, smugness; pretension, pretentiousness, affectation; scorn, mocking, sneering, scoffing; presumption, insolence• informal uppitiness, big-headedness
- The audacity and arrogance of that move has not been lost on the people of New Zealand.
- Gone is the shameless arrogance and empire building of the previous incumbents.
- The official media has stressed the culpability of the American side and the arrogance of its leaders.