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haughtiness Syllabification: haugh·ti·ness
Pronunciation: /ˈhôdēnəs/

Definition of haughtiness in English:


The appearance or quality of being arrogantly superior and disdainful: her air of haughtiness
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  • His crushing critiques, if not born of arrogance, have at times been delivered with a haughtiness that practically swaggers across the page or the airwaves.
  • There's something so extraordinary about the pride, the haughtiness, the explicit sensuality of flamenco which is so unBritish.
  • She sails into the waves flanked by arrogance, haughtiness and false power.
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