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Definitions of haughty

  1. Disdainfully or contemptuously proud; arrogant; overbearing. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Indicating haughtiness; as, a haughty carriage. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Haughtiest. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. Haughtiness. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. Haughtier. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. HAUGHTILY. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy; "some economists are disdainful of their colleagues in other social disciplines"; "haughty aristocrats"; "his lordly manners were offensive"; "walked with a prideful swagger"; "very sniffy about breaches of etiquette"; "his mother eyed my clothes with a supercilious air"; "shaggy supercilious camels"; "a more swaggering mood than usual"- W.L.Shirer Wordnet Dictionary DB
  8. Proud: arrogant: contemptuous. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. Proud and disdainful; proceeding from pride mingled with contempt. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. Proud and disdainful; arrogant. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for haughty

  1. He looked over his books a few minutes and then tried to make some sort of an explanation in a half- haughty kind of a way. – Tales of the Road by Charles N. Crewdson
  2. " I beg to differ with you," returned the cat, in a haughty tone. – The Patchwork Girl of Oz by L. Frank Baum
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