Origin of hubris
OTHER WORDS FROM hubrishu·bris·tic, adjectivenon·hu·bris·tic, adjectiveun·hu·bris·tic, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for hubristic
In wisely sidestepping the hubristic folly of trying to sum up his own time, he achieved a sort of timelessness.Peter Matthiessen Was One of the Greatest Writers of a Great Generation|Malcolm Jones|April 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hubristic wielders of rationality are dubbed “fragilistas” (Alan Greenspan, at one point, is labeled an “uberfragilista”).A Manifesto for Disorder: Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s ‘Antifragile’ Reviewed|Robert Herritt|November 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The italicized phrase isn't exactly a hallmark of the sort of hubristic soothsayer Abrams seems to describe.