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haughtiness

[ haw-tee-nis ]
/ ˈhɔ ti nɪs /
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noun

scornful pride, snobbishness, or arrogance:I was accused of having an air of superiority, of haughtiness, of indifference or condescension to others.

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Origin of haughtiness

o·ver·haugh·ti·ness, noun
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