arrogance

Part of speech: adverb

Arrogantly.

Part of speech: noun

The being arrogant; haughtiness.

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Usage examples "arrogance":

  1. In entering into your quarrel I shall at least show the world that there are some men not inferior in pretensions to Lord Borodaile who despise arrogance and resent overbearance even to others. - "The Disowned, Complete", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.
  2. He paused a moment, and then with firm, steady strokes he wrote the final entry: " Destroyed by the arrogance of her owners, and the criminal pride and weakness of her Captain." - "The Star Lord", Boyd Ellanby.
  3. For years she had listened to all the poisonous things that were said of him by his enemies- and his arrogance had made him not a few. - "The Sea-Hawk", Raphael Sabatini.