arrogancy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin arrogāntia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈaɹəɡənsi/
  • Hyphenation: ar‧ro‧gan‧cy

Noun[edit]

arrogancy (plural arrogancies)

  1. (now rare) Arrogance.
    • 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, II.12:
      Were it not a sottish arrogancie, that wee should thinke our selves to be the perfectest thing of this Universe?

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