or high·fa·lu·tin', hi·fa·lu·tin, hi·fa·lu·tin'
- highest common factor,
- highest intercostal vein,
Origin of highfalutin
Examples from the Web for highfaluting
How gorgeous to belong to a highfaluting family that's got legends and ghosts.A harum-scarum schoolgirl|Angela Brazil
His language in those telegrams and letters was highfaluting and bombastic.England and Germany|Emile Joseph Dillon
He's got to give up this highfaluting nonsense of his if he expects me to support him.
Well, you're a nice one with your history to put on these highfaluting, righteous airs, aren't you?The Ancient Law|Ellen Glasgow
Now, however, he felt that Gabriel's highfaluting nonsense was carrying him away.