1. [syn: conceited, egotistic, egotistical, self-conceited, swollen, swollen-headed, vain]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Conceited \Con*ceit"ed\, a.
1. Endowed with fancy or imagination. [Obs.]
He was . . . pleasantly conceited, and sharp of wit.
2. Entertaining a flattering opinion of one's self; vain.
If you think me too conceited
Or to passion quickly heated. --Swift.
Conceited of their own wit, science, and politeness.
3. Curiously contrived or designed; fanciful. [Obs.]
A conceited chair to sleep in. --Evelyn.
Syn: Vain; proud; opinionated; egotistical.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated
sense of self-importance; "a conceited fool"; "an
attitude of self-conceited arrogance"; "an egotistical
disregard of others"; "so swollen by victory that he was
unfit for normal duty"; "growing ever more swollen-headed
and arbitrary"; "vain about her clothes" [syn:
conceited, egotistic, egotistical, self-
conceited, swollen, swollen-headed, vain]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
59 Moby Thesaurus words for "conceited":
Gascon, aggressively self-confident, arrogant, biggety, boastful,
boasting, braggart, bragging, bumptious, chesty, cocky, complacent,
coxcombical, dandified, dandy, egocentric, egotistical, fanfaron,
fanfaronading, foppish, gasconading, haughty, immodest,
know-it-all, narcissistic, obtrusive, overwise, peacockish,
peacocky, perk, perky, pert, prideful, proud, puffed up, self,
self-admiring, self-advertising, self-applauding, self-conceited,
self-flattering, self-glorious, self-important, self-lauding,
self-opinionated, self-satisfied, self-vaunting, smart-alecky,
smug, snobbish, snotty, stuck-up, swelled-headed, thrasonic,
thrasonical, vain, vainglorious, vaporing, vaunting