Search Result for "overconfident":
1. marked by excessive confidence;
- Example: "an arrogant and cocksure materialist"
- Example: "so overconfident and impudent as to speak to the queen"
- Example: "the less he knows the more positive he gets"
[syn: cocksure, overconfident, positive]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Overconfident \O"ver*con"fi*dent\, a. Confident to excess. -- O"ver*con"fi*dent*ly, adv. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
overconfident adj 1: marked by excessive confidence; "an arrogant and cocksure materialist"; "so overconfident and impudent as to speak to the queen"; "the less he knows the more positive he gets" [syn: cocksure, overconfident, positive]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
58 Moby Thesaurus words for "overconfident": arrogant, assured, audacious, brash, brazen, brazenfaced, cocksure, cocky, confident, convinced, decided, determined, foolhardy, hasty, heedless, hubristic, improvident, imprudent, impudent, incautious, indiscreet, injudicious, insolent, overbearing, overbold, overcareless, oversure, overweening, persuaded, poised, pompous, positive, presuming, proud, pushful, pushy, rash, reassured, secure, self-assertive, self-assured, self-confident, self-important, self-reliant, short-sighted, sure, swaggering, temerarious, thoughtless, unafraid, unchary, undoubting, unfaltering, unhesitating, unwary, unwavering, uppity, vainglorious