Loftiness
Loftiness Loft"i*ness, n. The state or quality of being lofty. [1913 Webster]

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  • loftiness — lofty ► ADJECTIVE (loftier, loftiest) 1) of imposing height. 2) noble; elevated. 3) haughty and aloof. 4) (of wool and other textiles) thick and resilient. DERIVATIVES loftily adverb lofti …   English terms dictionary

  • loftiness — noun see lofty …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • loftiness — See loftily. * * * …   Universalium

  • loftiness — noun a) The state of being lofty. b) arrogance or haughtiness …   Wiktionary

  • loftiness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality of being arrogant: arrogance, haughtiness, hauteur, insolence, lordliness, overbeanngness, presumption, pride, pridefulness, proudness, superciliousness, superiority. See ATTITUDE …   English dictionary for students

  • loftiness — loft·i·ness || lÉ‘ftɪnɪs / lÉ’f n. state of being elevated; pompousness; haughtiness, arrogance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • loftiness — n. 1. Height, elevation, altitude. 2. Pride, haughtiness, vanity, arrogance. 3. Sublimity, dignity, grandeur …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • loftiness — loft·i·ness …   English syllables

  • loftiness — noun 1. the quality of being high or lofty • Syn: ↑highness • Ant: ↑lowness (for: ↑highness) • Derivationally related forms: ↑lofty, ↑high …   Useful english dictionary

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