What is the opposite of obsequious?

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Opposite of obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree
Adjective
Opposite of excessive in obsequious praise or flattery
Adjective
Opposite of complying or willing to comply with an order or request
Adjective
Opposite of deferential, groveling
Adjective
Opposite of which attempts to bring oneself into the favour of another, often with flattery or insincerity
Adjective
Opposite of willing to accept or agree to something without objection or resistance
“He was resistant at first, but soon became a careful dresser and appreciative of his wife's flair for interior design.”
Adjective
Opposite of excessively praising or admiring
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Opposite of respectful and considerate in nature
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Opposite of excessive in praise or flattery
Adjective
Opposite of lacking in confidence, assertiveness or self-assurance
“It has also been suggested that consumers who complain tend to be more self-confident and assertive.”
Adjective
Opposite of cast down in spirit or hope
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Opposite of willing or prone to give way to the influence of others
“We must be intransigent in our stance against any form of discrimination.”
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Opposite of showing smug or uncritical satisfaction with oneself or one's achievements
“They have remained largely unsatisfied despite their many successes and substantial growth in the market.”
Adjective
Opposite of humble or lower in rank or status
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