Fastuous Fas"tu*ous, a. [L. fastuosus, from fastus haughtiness, pride: cf. F. fastueux.] Proud; haughty; disdainful. [Obs.] --Barrow. -- {Fas"tu*ous*ness}, n. [Obs.] --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]

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  • hauteur — n haughtiness, arrogance, self importance, presumptuousness, overconfidence, fastuousness; pretentiousness, hoity toity, affectedness, pomposity, pompousness; snobbery, snobbishness, airs, conceit, conceitedness, vaingloriousness, bovarism,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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