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Being Doing Feeling > Feelings > Pride & Complacency


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complacence self-satisfaction esp when accompanied by unawareness of actual dangers or deficiencies.
complacency self-satisfaction esp when accompanied by unawareness of actual dangers or deficiencies.
complacent marked by complacency.
complacently (Adv.) COMPLACENT, marked by complacency.
donnism self-importance.
epater (Fr.) to shock complacent people.
hubris (Greek) overbearing pride.
hybris (Greek) overbearing pride.
pride a feeling of self-esteem; (verb) to feel pride.
proud having or displaying pride.
proudly (Adv.) PROUD, having or displaying pride.
smug complacent (verb) to seize without ceremony
smugly (Adv.) SMUG, complacent.
smugness the state of being smug.