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Adjective: imperious  im'peer-ee-us
  1. Having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy
    "some economists are imperious of their colleagues in other social disciplines";
    - disdainful, haughty, lordly, overbearing, prideful, sniffy [informal], supercilious, swaggering, toplofty [US, informal], orgulous [archaic]

See also: proud

Encyclopedia: Imperious