Definition of haughty adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    haughty

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈhɔt̮i//
     
    (haughtier, haughtiest)
     
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  1. 1behaving in an unfriendly way toward other people because you think that you are better than them synonym arrogant
  2. 2 a haughty face/look/manner He replied with haughty disdain.
NAmE//ˈhɔt̮l̩i//
 
adverb
haughtiness
 
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NAmE//ˈhɔt̮inəs//
 
noun [uncountable]
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