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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant.

Usage examples (37)
  • And yet there was something rather "uppish" in commanding
  • All this kowtowing will go to his head and make him as 'uppish' as the rest of 'em.
  • She's such a reckless, uppish, heedless sort of tyrant.
  • "But they're a pretty uppish sort, most of 'em," he said to for more
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