toploftiness
noun see toplofty

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • toploftiness — index pride Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • toploftiness — See toplofty. * * * …   Universalium

  • toploftiness — top·loft·i·ness …   English syllables

  • toploftiness — tēnə̇s, tin noun ( es) : the quality or state of being toplofty * * * topˈloftiness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑top …   Useful english dictionary

  • toplofty — also toploftical adjective Etymology: probably from the phrase top loft Date: 1823 very superior in air or attitude • toploftily adverb • toploftiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • toplofty — toploftily, adv. toploftiness, n. /top lawf tee, lof /, adj. condescending; haughty. Also, toploftical. [1815 25; TOP1 + LOFTY] * * * …   Universalium

  • PRIDE — noun affectation, affected manner, affectedness, airs, boastfulness, braggadocio, braggartism, cockiness, condescension, coxcombry, dandyism, egoism, egotism, foppishness, haughtiness, hubris, immodesty, lordliness, narcissism, pomposity,… …   Law dictionary

  • airs — Synonyms and related words: affectation, affectedness, airs and graces, arrogance, artificiality, clannishness, cliquishness, contempt, contemptuousness, contumely, despite, disdain, disdainfulness, disparagement, exclusiveness, facade, false… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • altitude — Synonyms and related words: Cartesian coordinates, abscissa, apex, azimuth, ceiling, clearance, coordinates, cylindrical coordinates, declination, elevation, eminence, equator coordinates, exaltation, hauteur, height, heighth, highness, latitude …   Moby Thesaurus

  • arrogance — Synonyms and related words: airs, assurance, assuredness, audacity, belief, bluster, boastfulness, bold front, boldness, brash bearing, brashness, brassiness, bravado, brazenness, bumptiousness, certitude, cheekiness, clannishness, cliquishness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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