- s characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated sense of self-importance
a conceited fool
an attitude of self-conceited arrogance
- Paul Pierce in Kansas City Star
Pierce said, "I don't think Kobe is the best player. I'm the best player. There'sa line that separates having confidence and being conceited. I don't cross that line, but I have a lot of confidence in myself."
- Alex McLeish in International Herald Tribune
We have to look at the challenge with great confidence without being conceited,Scotland coach Alex McLeish said. "We have a good chance. We have beaten France twice so there is no reason that we can't beat Ukraine."