spocchioso

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the adjective, spocchioso, which means self-important. See the adjective used below in its context:

Il collega di mio padre รจ molto spocchioso; crede di sapere tutto e ne ha da dire su tutti. Non mi piace il suo carattere, preferisco le persone umili.

My dad’s colleague is very self-important; he thinks he knows everything and has something to say about everyone. I don’t like his character, I prefer people who are more humble.

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