- The definition of arrogance is when a person believes he or she is better than others and knows more than everyone else, or when a person believes he is capable of something he really isn't.
- An example of arrogance is when a person thinks he is never wrong.
- An example of arrogance is believing you can surf when you have never been on the water in your life.
arrogance definition by Webster's New World
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the quality or state of being arrogant; overbearing pride or self-importance
arrogance definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The state or quality of being arrogant; overbearing pride.