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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Rude arrogance.

Usage examples (36)
  • haughtiness is considered to be a vulgar trait in a tennis player.
  • The haughtiness is a pathetic attempt at protective voodoo.
  •  Cool green eyes assessed her confusion with the kind of haughtiness that was normally associated with royalty.
  • Trewhella’s secretive grey eye, made Somers stiffen his back, and a kind of haughtiness flew into his soul. for more
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