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1. Hubris was a character flaw often seen in the heroes of classical Greek tragedy, including Oedipus and Achilles. The familiar old saying "Pride goeth before a fall" is basically talking about …

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2. Hubris definition, excessive pride or self-confidence; arrogance


3. Hubris - overbearing pride or presumption arrogance, haughtiness, hauteur, high-handedness, lordliness - overbearing pride evidenced by a superior manner toward inferiors Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection

Hubris, Haughtiness, Hauteur, High, Handedness

4. Hubris, Greek hybris, in ancient Athens, the intentional use of violence to humiliate or degrade

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5. The word’s connotation changed over time, and Hubris came to be defined as overweening presumption that leads a person to disregard the divinely fixed limits on human action in an ordered cosmos.

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6. Hubris is an over excess of confidence or arrogance in oneself. Hubris often leads to a lack of self-awareness, which in turn causes harmful …

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7. Hubris connects LinkedIn and Hubspot right inside of the browser, making it easy to import Contacts and Companies straight into Hubspot

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8. And, when you add LinkedIn contacts to Hubspot, Hubris keeps a record of who added them, what information was added and when it was updated, so that you also have an audit trail for compliance purposes.

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9. Hubris is a very common, easily-used character trait in literature


10. What's the definition of Hubris in thesaurus? Most related words/phrases with sentence examples define Hubris meaning and usage.


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12. an extreme and unreasonable feeling of pride and confidence in yourself: Hubris brought him down in the end

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13. (Definition of Hubris from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge …


14. Hubris is a dangerous cocktail of overconfidence, overambition, arrogance and pride fuelled by power and success


15. When found alongside contempt for the advice and criticism of others, Hubris


16. In short, Hubris is excessive pride. It is it arrogance on steroids


17. There are many examples of Hubris from the Greek myths, for it was the recurrent tragic flaw in …


18. Hubris is an excess of confidence: a boxer who shouts "I'm the greatest!" even though he's about to get pummeled by a much stronger opponent is displaying a lot of Hubris

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19. Hubris is from Greek, where it meant "excessive pride, violating the bounds set for humans" and was always punished by the gods.

Hubris, Humans

20. Hubris is arrogance or excessive pride, often leading to a person’s downfall. Hubris is a noun, the adjective form is Hubristic and the adverb form is Hubristically

Hubris, Hubristic, Hubristically

21. The word Hubris is derived from the Greek word hybris, which means presumption against the gods.

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22. VideoThink you're the smartest guy in the room? Then beware the danger of Hubris, as Former Enron CEO Jeffrey Skilling learned


23. 56 minutes ago · Hubris \ ˈhyü-brəs \ noun: overbearing pride or presumption _____ The word Hubris has appeared in 134 articles on in the past …

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24. As nouns the difference between pride and Hubris is that pride is the quality or state of being proud; inordinate self-esteem; an unreasonable conceit of one's own superiority in talents, beauty, wealth, rank etc, which manifests itself in lofty airs, distance, reserve and often contempt of others while Hubris is excessive pride, presumption or arrogance (originally toward the gods).


25. Examples of Hubris in a sentence


26. The leader of the cult had so much Hubris he believed the government would never be able to capture him

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27. 🔊 Although the priest had taken a vow to help others, his own personal judgment was blinded by Hubris

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28. The obsession with American voters was a pathetic act of collective media Hubris and vain self-importance.: Yet in a perverse way, this Hubris by the Senate's more potent conservative bloc compounds the value of any dissent.: They encapsulate the pride and Hubris of the nation's bright, new, free market future.: To brand it as arbitrary is a haughty act of intellectual Hubris, thin in

Hubris, Haughty

29. As nouns the difference between arrogance and Hubris is that arrogance is the act or habit of arrogating, or making undue claims in an overbearing manner; that species of pride which consists in exorbitant claims of rank, dignity, estimation, or power, or which exalts the worth or importance of the person to an undue degree; proud contempt of others; lordliness; haughtiness; self-assumption

Hubris, Habit, Haughtiness

30. Hubris, or overconfidence, is a character trait in many of the greatest stories ever written


31. The term Hubris or hybris (ὕβρις, hýbris) is a Greek concept that means “excess”

Hubris, Hybris

32. The Greeks described a Hubristic person as excessively prideful and someone who treated others with insolence and contempt.


33. Making clear the danger of Hubris in warfare, his insights hold resonant lessons for civilian and military leaders navigating today's complex global landscape

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34. A dramatic, colorful, stylishly-written history, Hubris is a much-needed reflection on war from a master of his field.

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35. Hubris - Translation to Spanish, pronunciation, and forum discussions


36. Principal Translations: Inglés: Español: Hubris n noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc


37. I do think Hubris played a role here as well, the belief that the Lusitania was too big and too fast to ever be caught by any submarine, and that, in any case, no U-boat commander would think to attack the ship because to do so would violate the long-held rules governing naval warfare against merchant shipping.

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38. The Inflexibility and Hubris of Okonkwo in Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart This novel is the definitive tragic model about the dissolution of the African Ibo culture by Nigerian author, Chinua Achebe


39. Okonkwo, a great and heroic leader, is doomed by his inflexibility and Hubris

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40. Antonyms for Hubris include modesty, humility, respect, timidity, meekness, shyness, caution, carefulness, unassumingness and unpretentiousness

Hubris, Humility

41. ‘His Hubris is unequaled and his ego is unequaled, and he absolutely takes no advice.’ ‘The principal cause of ruination is wanton excess through the sin of Hubris.’ ‘I should have known that such Hubris would rebound.’ ‘It was a war the republic entered, and stayed in, because of Hubris.’

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42. ‘His Hubris is unequaled and his ego is unequaled, and he absolutely takes no advice.’ ‘The principal cause of ruination is wanton excess through the sin of Hubris.’ ‘I should have known that such Hubris would rebound.’ ‘It was a war the republic entered, and stayed in, because of Hubris.’

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43. Metempsychosis by Hubris., released 13 March 2020 1


44. Heracles Art As Catharsis is proud to announce the release of Hubris.’s upcoming record, Metempsychosis – an exploration of Greek mythos and mortality through the medium of technical post-rock

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45. With influences spanning from This Will Destroy You to Esbjorn Svensson Trio, Hubris


46. The definition of Hubris with examples


47. The Hubris of containment where the perception that all forms of non US aligned parties shifted the balance of power and were a threat to democracy at large


48. This is described more as an era of paranoia instead of an era of Hubris but nonetheless the paranoia led to an era of Hubris about America's reach that led Vietnam.


49.Hubris and science are incompatible.” –Douglas Preston “It’s Hubris to think that the way we see things is everything there is.” –Lisa RandallHubris means deadly pride


50. Rick Riordan “Amassing of wealth is an opportunity for good deeds, not Hubris.” –Thucydides


51. The Greek word Hubris is often translated into English as "pride," particularly the type of pride that leads to a fall, since it is yoked together with the concept of nemesis in Athenian tragedy


52. It is that "Hubris," equating to a lack of understanding of the meaning of corporate responsibility at the top - as opposed to easily pointed fingers at the action of …


53. Hubris by Oren Ambarchi, released 29 October 2016 1


54. Hubris Part 3 Hubris continues the exploration of relentless, driving rhythms heard on Ambarchi’s Sagittarian Domain (2012) and Quixotism (2014)

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HUBRIS [ˈ(h)yo͞obrəs]

hubris (noun)

  • excessive pride or self-confidence.
  • (in Greek tragedy) excessive pride toward or defiance of the gods, leading to nemesis.
Synonyms: arrogance . conceit . conceitedness . haughtiness . pride . vanity . self-importance . self-conceit . pomposity . superciliousness . hauteur . modesty .