Synonyms of conceit in English:

conceit


See definition of conceit

noun

1‘Polly's eyes widened at his extraordinary conceit’

SYNONYMS

vanity, narcissism, conceitedness, self-love, self-admiration, self-adulation, self-regard, egotism, egoism, egocentricity, egomania

pride, arrogance, hubris, boastfulness, cockiness, self-importance, immodesty

self-satisfaction, smugness, complacency

amour propre

informal big-headedness, swollen-headedness, uppishness, uppitiness

literary vainglory

ANTONYMS

modesty, humility

2‘the conceits of Shakespeare's early verse’

SYNONYMS

image, imagery, figurative expression, metaphor, simile, trope, figure of speech

play on words, pun, quip, witticism

3‘the conceit of time travel’

SYNONYMS

idea, notion, fancy

archaic reverie