The pop star’s overweening or excessive pride seems to be at the root of her incredible self-promotion. I think that her vast, overweening ambition is unattractive, even if it has made her very wealthy. The music industry is famous for creating huge egos and overweening personalities that are just too full of themselves.
Quiz: When is someone overweening?
- When that person is overly full of self-pride and ambition.
- When that person always puts his or her needs first.
- When that person is always at the center of attention.