One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘to dismiss all the academic work on the subject displays breathtaking arrogance’
haughtiness, conceit, hubris, self-importance, egotism, sense of superiority
pomposity, high-handedness, swagger, boasting, bumptiousness, bluster, condescension, disdain, contempt, imperiousness
pride, vanity, immodesty
loftiness, lordliness, snobbishness, snobbery, superciliousness, smugness
pretension, pretentiousness, affectation
scorn, mocking, sneering, scoffing
informal uppitiness, big-headedness
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