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swelled head

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  1. an inordinately grand opinion of oneself; conceit.
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Origin of swelled head

First recorded in 1890–95
Related formsswelled-head·ed, adjectiveswelled-head·ed·ness, noun
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Related Words for swelled head

cockiness, immodesty

British Dictionary definitions for swelled head

swelled head

swollen head

  1. informal an inflated view of one's own worth, often caused by sudden success
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