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- suffix proud; prideful, haughty, arrogant
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Proud; haughty.
The salmon, 'right orgillous and presumptive,' still kept the strength of the stream, and abating nothing of its vigour, went swiftly down the _whirls_; then through the _Boat shiel_, and over the shallows, till he came to the throat of the _Elm Wheel_, down which he darted amain.