Definition for hifalutin (2 of 2)
or high·fa·lu·tin', hi·fa·lu·tin, hi·fa·lu·tin'
Examples from the Web for hifalutin
He said at the time that he knew she'd bring him bad luck—she being his thirteenth—and she did, she was that hifalutin.The Lions of the Lord|Harry Leon Wilson
It really was like sweating blood to try to talk reason into one so hopelessly unpractical and hifalutin as Sophy.Shadows of Flames|Amelie Rives
He has no useless flourish in his manner, and none of the 'hifalutin' in his style.Music and Some Highly Musical People|James M. Trotter
"That's her hifalutin way of putting on the dog, nurse," Doctor Parris grinned wickedly.Old Mr. Wiley|Fanny Greye La Spina
Nor, Im jes er plain ole biznes man,—I ain got no fightin sense like dese rip snortin, hifalutin solger boys.Bypaths in Dixie|Sarah Johnson Cocke