Overweening Definition

ōvər-wēnĭng
adjective
Arrogant; excessively proud.
Webster's New World
Exaggerated; excessive.
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noun

(now rare) An excessively high opinion of oneself or one's abilities; presumption, arrogance.

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verb

Present participle of overween.

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Origin of Overweening

  • From overween +"Ž -ing.

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