Definition of arrogative in English:

arrogative

adjective

  • Characterized by arrogation; that arrogates (also with of).

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Henry More (1614–1687), philosopher, poet, and theologian. From post-classical Latin arrogativus from classical Latin arrogāt-, past participial stem of arrogāre + -īvus.

Pronunciation

arrogative

/əˈrɒɡətɪv/