Origin of self-satisfied
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Urban economists, particularly those on the self-satisfied coasts, tend to envision utter hopelessness for the region.
Then they stood in front of the chalkboard, smug and self-satisfied.
Little will actually be solved other than a generation exhaling with self-satisfied relief.
“I guess I felt it to be stodgy, self-satisfied, maybe a little dull,” he confesses.The Story of How Two of America’s Greatest Anthems Were Made|Ron Hogan|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
So, what are self-satisfied European leaders and the forgiving bond markets overlooking?
He had hated the smug, self-satisfied merchants of Grand Avenue.The Mucker|Edgar Rice Burroughs
Are you a self-satisfied rich man who wants to enjoy our wretchedness, to get rid of his tedium, and to torment us still more?What To Do?|Count Lyof N. Tolstoi
He had dreamed all his life, in a sentimental, self-satisfied fashion, of this return to Winby.A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches|Sarah Orne Jewett
His voice now sounded full and vibrant with self-satisfied energy.The Song of Songs|Hermann Sudermann
Reference to snobbery brought up a vision of Marian Seaton's arrogant, self-satisfied features.Jane Allen: Right Guard|Edith Bancroft