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self-im·por·tant

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  1. self-importantadjective

    Synonyms:
    haughty, conceited, pompous

  2. self-importantadjective

    Having, or behaving as if having, too high an opinion of one's own importance.

    The assistant manager was a self-important fellow who strutted about the office barking instructions.

    Synonyms:
    haughty, pompous, conceited

Princeton's WordNet

  1. arrogant, chesty, self-importantadjective

    having or showing feelings of unwarranted importance out of overbearing pride

    "an arrogant official"; "arrogant claims"; "chesty as a peacock"

    Synonyms:
    big-chested, chesty, arrogant

    Antonyms:
    humble

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  1. self-importantadjective

    Synonyms:
    pompous, vain, opinionated, bumptious

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#21751arrogant
#51574pompous
#53063haughty
#67211conceited
#89034egocentric
#95981chesty

How to use self-important in a sentence?

  1. Robert Shiller:

    It has something to do with Trumpism, there is a pass-it-on mentality. A sense that' those experts are just self-important ; they don't know anything.'.

  2. An NBC correspondent:

    He’s not a good anchor. He’s boring and self-important. It’s time for a change.

  3. Korean Proverb:

    Where there are no tigers, a wildcat is very self-important.


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