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"Cocky" is an adjective which is often translated as "engreído", and "conceited" is an adjective which is also often translated as "engreído". Learn more about the difference between "cocky" and "conceited" below.
cocky(
ka
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ki
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(arrogant)
a. engreído
Greg is cocky and thinks too much of himself.Greg es engreído y se cree la gran cosa.
Someone needs to teach Rosa a bit of humility. She's so cocky.Alguien le tiene que enseñar a Rosa algo de humildad. Es tan engreída.
b. gallito
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
You don't have many friends, because you don't know the difference between being confident and being cocky.No tienes muchos amigos porque no entiendes la diferencia entre tener confianza en uno mismo y ser gallito.
c. chulo
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
If he had more talent, he might have more of an excuse for being so cocky.Si tuviera más talento, tal vez tendría una mejor excusa para ser tan chulo.
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conceited(
kuhn
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si
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dihd
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (egotistic)
a. engreído
Dora is proud of her accomplishments, but she is far from conceited.Dora está orgullosa de sus logros, pero está lejos de ser engreída.
b. creído
Alejandro is so conceited. He never stops talking about himself.Alejandro es tan creído. Nunca deja de hablar de sí mismo.
c. presuntuoso
I told my roommate he was conceited and he said I was just jealous.Le dije a mi compañero de cuarto que era presuntuoso, y me dijo que yo era envidioso.
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