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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ar·ro·gant /-gənt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ar·ro·gant a.
 1. Making, or having the disposition to make, exorbitant claims of rank or estimation; giving one's self an undue degree of importance; assuming; haughty; -- applied to persons.
    Arrogant Winchester, that haughty prelate.   --Shak.
 2. Containing arrogance; marked with arrogance; proceeding from undue claims or self-importance; -- applied to things; as, arrogant pretensions or behavior.
 Syn: -- Magisterial; lordly; proud; assuming; overbearing; presumptuous; haughty. See Magisterial.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : having or showing feelings of unwarranted importance out of
            overbearing pride; "an arrogant official"; "arrogant
            claims"; "chesty as a peacock" [syn: chesty, self-important]