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Can we please find another word for arrogant? It is way overused. It's used for everything. I hate the word arrogant.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:08 PM on Apr. 27, 2010 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • how about haughty, stuck up, snooty, regal, or pompous?

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:09 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • OP here. Aaaah, those are better, lol. I just cringe now whenever I hear the A word.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:11 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • I vote pompous. I like haughty too..
    armywife2009101

    Answer by armywife2009101 at 11:11 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • I once had a preacher call me arrogant...lol. He shouldn't have told me what to wear to church while I was pg.
    luvmygrlz

    Answer by luvmygrlz at 11:12 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • Pride is what the bible uses !
    Shaneagle777

    Answer by Shaneagle777 at 11:12 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • Synonyms: aloof, assuming, audacious, autocratic, biggety, bossy, bragging, cavalier, cheeky, cocky, cold-shoulder, conceited, contemptuous, cool*, disdainful, domineering, egotistic, haughty, high and mighty, high-handed, imperious, insolent, know-it-all, lordly, on an ego trip, overbearing, peremptory, pompous, presumptuous, pretentious, proud, puffed up, scornful, self-important, smarty, smug, sniffy, snippy, snooty, snotty, stuck up, supercilious, superior, swaggering, uppity, vain, wise guy

    there ya go take your pick :-)
    Shaneagle777

    Answer by Shaneagle777 at 11:14 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • I like supercilious, but doubt that too many would understand its meaning. Possibly intolerant might come closer to what some of those arrogant people actually are doing. But I think presumptuous also covers it very well.
    witchqueen

    Answer by witchqueen at 11:21 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • I like presumptuous too.
    pnwmom

    Answer by pnwmom at 11:36 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • OP here. I like all of these. I just hope that the people that overuse the word arrogant see this post and pick a different word.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:41 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • Ignorant is another over used word
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:43 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

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