pleased with (oneself)

pleased with (oneself)

Very proud of something one has done, typically to an excessive or inappropriate degree. They all looked very pleased with themselves after signing the deal. After all, it was going to make them a lot of money, even if it's at the expense of thousands of workers.
See also: please

*pleased with someone or something

happy and satisfied with someone or something. (*Typically: be ~; become ~.) I am quite pleased with you. You did a fine job. We are pleased with your work.
See also: please

ˈpleased with yourself

(often disapproving) too proud of something you have done: He was looking very pleased with himself.
See also: please