arrogance. noun. behaviour that shows that you think you are better or more important than other people.
What is it called when someone thinks they are better than you?
adjective. someone who is arrogant thinks they are better or more important than other people and behaves in a way that is rude and too confident.
How do you deal with a person who thinks they are better than you?
Just say, cool or congratulations, and change the subject. If your friends are genuinely more knowledgeable about a topic than you are, its fine to be respectful of their knowledge, but if they are acting so superior that they refuse to let you contribute to the conversation, you need to stand up for yourself.
What is a pretentious person?
1 : characterized by pretension: such as. a : making usually unjustified or excessive claims (as of value or standing) the pretentious fraud who assumes a love of culture that is alien to him— Richard Watts.
What do you call someone who is not what they seem?
fey. adjective. literary behaving in a strange way that does not seem natural.
What does Cogitative mean?
1 : of or relating to cogitation. 2 : capable of or given to cogitation.
What is a pretentious woman?
If you say that someone or something is pretentious, you mean that they try to seem important or significant, but you do not think that they are.
Is pretentious an insult?
“Pretentious” is one of those words you dont hear a lot once you reach adulthood. On the one hand, its a real shame because “pretentious” is a fantastically declarative-sounding insult, and unlike other teen favorites such “poseur”, it still packs a punch when adults hear it directed at them.
What do you call someone who pretends to be happy?
phoney. adjective. informal someone who is phoney pretends to be friendly, clever, kind etc.
What do you call someone who pretends to know everything?
You could call him a mountebank. From Merriam-Webster online: Later, extended uses of mountebank referred to someone who falsely claims to have knowledge about a particular subject or a person who simply pretends to be something he or she is not in order to gain attention.
Can narcissists admit they are wrong?
A person with narcissistic personality disorder isnt likely to admit a mistake or take responsibility for hurting you. Instead, they tend to project their own negative behaviors onto you or someone else.