loftiness

  • 1 Loftiness — Loft i*ness, n. The state or quality of being lofty. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 loftiness — index bombast, distinction (reputation), elevation, eminence, pretense (ostentation), rhetoric (insincere language) …

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  • 3 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 …

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  • 4 loftiness — noun see lofty …

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  • 5 loftiness — See loftily. * * * …

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

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  • 7 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 …

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

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

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  • 10 loftiness — loft·i·ness …

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

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  • 12 height — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Vertical size Nouns 1. height, altitude, elevation; eminence, pitch; loftiness, tallness, stature, prominence (see convexity); orogeny, orogenesis, orogenics, orography. 2. (high place) mount[ain],… …

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  • 13 Pride — Pride, n. [AS. pr[=y]te; akin to Icel. pr[=y][eth]i honor, ornament, pr??a to adorn, Dan. pryde, Sw. pryda; cf. W. prydus comely. See {Proud}.] 1. The quality or state of being proud; inordinate self esteem; an unreasonable conceit of one s own… …

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  • 14 Pride of China — Pride Pride, n. [AS. pr[=y]te; akin to Icel. pr[=y][eth]i honor, ornament, pr??a to adorn, Dan. pryde, Sw. pryda; cf. W. prydus comely. See {Proud}.] 1. The quality or state of being proud; inordinate self esteem; an unreasonable conceit of one s …

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  • 15 Pride of India — Pride Pride, n. [AS. pr[=y]te; akin to Icel. pr[=y][eth]i honor, ornament, pr??a to adorn, Dan. pryde, Sw. pryda; cf. W. prydus comely. See {Proud}.] 1. The quality or state of being proud; inordinate self esteem; an unreasonable conceit of one s …

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  • 16 Pride of the desert — Pride Pride, n. [AS. pr[=y]te; akin to Icel. pr[=y][eth]i honor, ornament, pr??a to adorn, Dan. pryde, Sw. pryda; cf. W. prydus comely. See {Proud}.] 1. The quality or state of being proud; inordinate self esteem; an unreasonable conceit of one s …

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  • 17 The Antichrist (book) — The Antichrist   Cover of the 2005 Cosimo edition …

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  • 18 Cronus — Not to be confused with Chronos, the personification of time. For other uses, see Cronus (disambiguation). Cronus Abode Earth Symbol …

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  • 19 noble — nobleness, n. /noh beuhl/, adj., nobler, noblest, n. adj. 1. distinguished by rank or title. 2. pertaining to persons so distinguished. 3. of, belonging to, or constituting a hereditary class that has special social or political status in a… …

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  • 20 condescension — Synonyms and related words: Olympian detachment, Olympian loftiness, arrogance, arrogantness, assumption of superiority, condescendence, deigning, domineering, domineeringness, haughtiness, haughty airs, hauteur, high horse, hoity toitiness,… …

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