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conceit (s) (noun), conceits (pl)
1. Holding a high opinion of one's own qualities or abilities; especially, one that is not justified: "Since he won the race, Craig has been full of conceit about his athletic prowess."
2. Etymology: from Latin com-, "with, together" + combing form of capere, "to take".
This entry is located in the following unit: cap-, cip-, capt-, cept-, ceive, -ceipt, -ceit, -cipient (page 4)