adjective see bighead

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  • bigheaded — 1. mod. conceited. □ Now don’t get bigheaded, but you are a top drummer in my book. □ Look at him swagger. He is so bigheaded. □ What a bigheaded jerk! 2. mod. having a hangover. □ …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • bigheaded — See bighead. * * * …   Universalium

  • bigheaded — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Informal. Thinking too highly of oneself: conceited, egoistic, egoistical, egotistic, egotistical, narcissistic, vain, vainglorious. Informal: stuck up, swellheaded. See SELF LOVE …   English dictionary for students

  • bigheaded — adj. conceited, egotistical, cocky …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bigheaded — big·head·ed …   English syllables

  • bigheaded — adjective (used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant a snotty little scion of a degenerate family Laurent Le Sage they re snobs stuck up and uppity and persnickety • Syn: ↑persnickety, ↑snooty, ↑snot nosed, ↑snotty, ↑stuck up, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bighead — bigheaded, adj. bigheadedness, n. /big hed , hed /, n. 1. Informal. an excessive estimate of one s importance; conceit. 2. Vet. Pathol. a. an inflammatory swelling of the tissues of the head of sheep, caused by the anaerobic bacillus Clostridium… …   Universalium

  • Asian carps — There are many species of heavy bodied cyprinid fishes collectively known as Asian carps. Heavy bodied cyprinids from the subcontinent (for example Catla Catla catla and mrigal Cirrhinus cirrhosus ) are not included in this classification and are …   Wikipedia

  • conceited — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. vain, arrogant, stuck up*; see egotistic 2 , proud 2 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. egotistical, proud, vain, bigheaded, arrogant, vainglorious, *full of oneself, *in love with oneself, puffed up, immodest,… …   English dictionary for students

  • bighead — noun Date: 1805 1. any of several diseases of animals marked by swelling about the head 2. an exaggerated opinion of one s importance usually used with the • bigheaded adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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