from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Overbearing pride or presumption; arrogance: "There is no safety in unlimited technological hubris” ( McGeorge Bundy).
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- n. Excessive pride, presumption or arrogance (originally toward the gods).
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- n. overbearing pride or presumption
Greek, excessive pride, wanton violence; see ud- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek ὕβρις (hybris, "insolence, sexual outrage"). (Wiktionary)