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Hot SAT Lesson 3: Words relating to feeling superior

arrogant

(adj.) overbearing; proud; haughty (-)

braggart

(n) one who boasts a great deal (-)

complacent

(adj) self-satisfied; smug

contemptuous

(adj) lacking respect; scornful (-)

disdainful

(adj) full of bitter scorn and pride; aloof (-)

egotistical

(adj) excessively self-absorbed; very conceited (-)

haughty

(adj) having great pride in oneself and dislike for others (-)

insolent

(adj) boldly disrespectful in speech or behavior; rude (-)

narcissistic

(adj) having to do with extreme self-adoration and a feeling of superiority to everyone (-)

ostentatious

(adj) having to do with showing off; pretentious (-)

presumptuous

(adj) too forward or bold; overstepping proper bounds (-)

pretentious

(adj) claiming or pretending increased importance; ostentatious; affectedly grand (-)

supercilious

(adj) looking down on others; proud and scornful (-)

swagger

(v) to walk around in a proud, showy manner; to boast in a loud manner

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