Synonyms of cocky in English:


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1‘they appeared cocky even before they went one goal up’

arrogant, conceited, overconfident, overweening, cocksure, smug, haughty, supercilious, disdainful, lofty, patronizing, proud, vain, vainglorious, self-important, swollen-headed, egotistical, presumptuous, lordly, pompous, blustering, boastful, brash, self-assertive, opinionated, bold, forward, insolent
informal high and mighty, throwing one's weight about, throwing one's weight around, uppish
rare hubristic

modest, diffident