full of (oneself)

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full of (oneself)

Having an inflated view of one's importance, to the annoyance of others. Oh, he is so full of himself! Despite what he's told you, he is not the most valuable member of our team, believe me.
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*full of oneself

Fig. conceited; self-important. (*Typically: act ~; be ~.) Mary is very unpopular because she's so full of herself. She doesn't care about other people's feelings. She's too full of herself.
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full of oneself

Conceited, self-centered, as in Ever since she won the prize Mary's been so full of herself that no one wants to talk to her . This expression uses full of in the sense of "engrossed with" or "absorbed with," a usage dating from about 1600.
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full of yourself

very self-satisfied and with an exaggerated sense of self-worth; bumptious.
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ˈfull of yourself

(disapproving) feeling successful and very proud of yourself because of it: He came to see us last week, very full of himself because he had just been promoted.
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She is just full of herself right now and raring to go.
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The photo went viral and gave rise to criticism that the singer is hated by many people due to her attitude, the way she treats people, and how she is considered to be full of herself .
After showing a film at the Cannes Film Festival in France a few years ago, she found she was growing full of herself.
Now, though, she seems to have had a personality transplant and is really arrogant and full of herself.
In comparison with a great many of the actresses I had met in my years of writing about show business, she was not even half full of herself.
My mother was a beautiful woman, and while she had some vanity, she was never arrogant or full of herself.
People think that the tomboy is humble, sporty, and athletic; the girly-girl can't live without makeup, is full of herself, and hates sports.
Imogen says: "She's totally full of herself, I can't get over it.
BJP leader and former minister Harshvardhan said, " The CM is full of herself.
The driver, who escorted the duo to events, Luis Ceballos also said Nadya "was full of herself.
Gosden said: "She is full of herself and that is why we came here - to get some of the gas and fizz out of her.
Early scenes establish Dave as a nice, humble guy who's accepted his lot in life, driving around a beat-up truck for his remodeling business and coaching Little League, while Clarice is full of herself as her office's top salesperson.