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- n. Overweening pride; arrogance.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Overweening pride; arrogance; presumption; insolence.
Gifts of atonement for "surquedry," like that of Agamemnon, are given and received in the French epics, for example, in the [blank space].
What so reasonable as that we should be punished for our pride and contumacy, by a judgment specially calculated to abate and bend that spirit of surquedry?