self-satisfied

[ self-sat-is-fahyd, self- ]
/ ˈsɛlfˈsæt ɪsˌfaɪd, ˌsɛlf- /

adjective

feeling or showing satisfaction with oneself.

Nearby words

  1. self-rising,
  2. self-rule,
  3. self-sacrifice,
  4. self-sacrificing,
  5. self-satisfaction,
  6. self-satisfying,
  7. self-sealing,
  8. self-seeker,
  9. self-seeking,
  10. self-selection

Origin of self-satisfied

First recorded in 1725–35

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British Dictionary definitions for self-satisfied

self-satisfied

adjective

having or showing a complacent satisfaction with oneself, one's own actions, behaviour, etc
Derived Formsself-satisfaction, noun

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