Definition of


  1. (adj, all) characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated sense of self-importance
    an attitude of self-conceited arrogance
    an egotistical disregard of others
    so swollen by victory that he was unfit for normal duty
    growing ever more swollen-headed and arbitrary
    vain about her clothes

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Origin of the word Conceited

  1. 1590s, "having an overweening opinion of oneself," pp. adj. from conceit (q.v.). more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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