Meaning of self-exaltative in English:

self-exaltative

adjective

rare
  • Having a self-exalting quality.

Pronunciation

self-exaltative

/ˌsɛlfɪɡˈzɔːltətɪv/ /ˌsɛlfɛɡˈzɔːltətɪv/ /ˌsɛlfɪɡˈzɒltətɪv/

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Jeremy Bentham (1748–1832), philosopher, jurist, and reformer. From self- + exalt + -ative, as an alteration of self-exalting.