Definition of loftiness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈlɒftinəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈlɔːftinəs//
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  1. 1(approving) the fact of having a high moral quality that deserves praise the loftiness of his ideas
  2. 2(disapproving) attitudes or behaviour that show a belief that you are worth more than other people the loftiness of her manner
  3. 3the fact of being very high and impressive the loftiness of the ceiling