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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Affectedly genteel.

Usage examples (26)
  • And yet he lives in a posh snob hoity-toity house!
  • Firethorn is a low-caste woman and not hoity-toity.
  • Grealey:   "I don't get along with hoity-toity people."
  • Don't you go includin 'me in your hoity-toity objections. for more
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