(Greek: wanton violence, riotousness, insolence; outrage; arrogance)
Borrowed from Greek hybristikos, "insolent, wanton", from hybrizein, "to insult, to act outrageously", from hybris, "wanton violence, insolence".
George started his business career as a pleasant clerk; however, by the time he became the CEO of the company years later, he showed signs of hubris which would lead to his downfall.2. Etymology: from Greek hybris, "wanton violence, insolence, riotousness; outrage".
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2. Characterized by exaggerated pride or self-confidence.
2. Having an arrogant attitude.