high-and-mighty
adjective Date: 1654 arrogant, imperious

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  • High and Mighty — may refer to:In music: * High and Mighty (album), an album by Uriah Heep * High Mighty , an album by Gov t Mule * High and Mighty (band), an American rap duoIn other uses: * High and Mighty (book), a nonfiction book about SUVs by Keith Bradsher * …   Wikipedia

  • high-and-mighty — {adj.}, {informal} Feeling more important or superior to someone else; too proud of yourself. * /John wasn t invited to the party, because he acted too high and mighty./ * /Mary become high and mighty when she won the prize, and Joan would not go …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • high-and-mighty — {adj.}, {informal} Feeling more important or superior to someone else; too proud of yourself. * /John wasn t invited to the party, because he acted too high and mighty./ * /Mary become high and mighty when she won the prize, and Joan would not go …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • High and mighty — High High, a. [Compar. {Higher}; superl. {Highest}.] [OE. high, hegh, hey, heh, AS. he[ a]h, h?h; akin to OS. h?h, OFries. hag, hach, D. hoog, OHG. h?h, G. hoch, Icel. h?r, Sw. h[ o]g, Dan. h[ o]i, Goth. hauhs, and to Icel. haugr mound, G. h[… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • high-and-mighty — a. conceited and arrogant; imperious. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • High and Mighty Color — Also known as Haikara, HandMC, H MC, Anti Nobunaga Origin Okinawa, Japan Genres Alternative metal, alternative rock, hard rock, pop rock Ye …   Wikipedia

  • High and Mighty (book) — High and Mighty: SUVs The World s Most Dangerous vehicles and how they got that way (ISBN 1 58648 123 1) is a book by Keith Bradsher which details the tax breaks, protectionism and policy decisions which led to the rise of the sport utility… …   Wikipedia

  • High and Mighty (band) — Infobox musical artist | Name = The High Mighty Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Philadelphia, United States Genre = Hip hop Years active = Present Label = Rawkus Records Associated acts = Current… …   Wikipedia

  • High and Mighty (clothing) — Infobox Company company name = High and Mighty company company type = Private foundation = Hull 1956 location = Bone Lane, Newbury, West Berkshire, UK key people = area served = United Kingdom industry = Fashion products = Clothing, Shoes revenue …   Wikipedia

  • High and Mighty (album) — Infobox Album | Name = High and Mighty Type = Album Artist = Uriah Heep Released = June 1976 Recorded = December 1975 – March 1976 Genre = Progressive rock Length = 39:20 Label = Bronze Records UK Producer = Gerry Bron Reviews = *Allmusic… …   Wikipedia

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