Definition of self-exalted in English:

self-exalted

Pronunciation /ˌsɛlfɪɡˈzɔːltɪd/ /ˌsɛlfɛɡˈzɔːltɪd/ /ˌsɛlfɪɡˈzɒltɪd/

adjective

  • Characterized by or involving self-exaltation; regarded by oneself as exalted or elevated in status, power, importance, etc.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in William Penn (1644–1718), Quaker leader and founder of Pennsylvania. From self- + exalted.