adjective, haugh·ti·er, haugh·ti·est.
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Origin of haughty
synonym study for haughty
OTHER WORDS FROM haughtyhaugh·ti·ly, adverbhaugh·ti·ness, nouno·ver·haugh·ti·ly, adverbo·ver·haugh·ty, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for haughty
“But this is not a case of attending a patient, Baron,” said David Arden, a little haughtily.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
He turned to Miller, and said haughtily in his imperfect English, “Did you see the cheat, you?”The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
The host hastily poured whiskey-and-soda lest he should look haughtily expectant.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
He drew himself up rather haughtily in reply to one question, and glanced uneasily at the girl.The Amazing Interlude|Mary Roberts Rinehart
The same amount of pride which makes a man treat haughtily his inferiors, makes him cringe servilely to those above him.The 'Characters' of Jean de La Bruyre|Jean de La Bruyre