- 傲 [ào]
- （骄傲; 轻慢） proud; arrogant; haughty:
overbearing; arrogant; haughty; 倨傲
proud and aloof 孤傲
- （高傲地对待） refuse to yield to; brave; defy:
Braving snow and frost，the plum trees blossomed defiantly. 红梅傲雪凌霜开。
He had an arrogant tone of voice.
He often speaks in an arrogant tone.
His manner partakes of insolence.
I could not endure the insolence of his behaviour.
She was proud that she never talked with a Yankee.
He was proud of his impeccable pedigree.
He is a man of proud mien.
I'm proud I am Chinese.