Meaning of one's head swells in English:

one's head swells


  • One becomes conceited.

    ‘I am not saying this to make your head swell’
    • ‘if I say this, you'll get swollen-headed’
    • ‘And I love Rufus and I am prepared to shout that from the rooftops as the orchestra in my head swells.’
    • ‘Mike murmurs in agreement, and my head swells with ridiculously disproportionate pride.’
    • ‘People get relaxed with their routines, they get lazy, and their head swells up since they're the one with all the information.’