- excessively proud.
Origin of overproud
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Examples from the Web for overproud
And if he was a bit overproud—it was only because those about him were overproud and foolish.
They say he wrought you ill, and was cruel when he should have been gentle with you, and was overproud of his office.Judith Shakespeare
May God prevent strife at home, but there be overproud hearts and over-cunning heads in this good land of ours.With the Black Prince
William Osborn Stoddard
Perhaps they were overproud and reserved, for they held themselves aloof from those about them.L'Assommoir