[ hahy-tee-tahy-tee ]

adjective, noun

Words Nearby highty-tighty

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How to use highty-tighty in a sentence

  • And now you see what she is—hands off, highty-tighty, high and mighty, an empress couldn't be grander.

  • But I guess ther won't be no dancin' nor highty-tighty dewin's.

  • It's 'nough to make one's blood run cold to see the highty-tighty airs that woman puts on.

  • But dey sent Miss Rachel to a real highty-tighty school, dat dey did, down to Louisville.

    The Other Fellow | F. Hopkinson Smith
  • Patty's kind o' flighty, isn't she, and cracked on the men, although you wouldn't think it from her highty-tighty manner.

    Concerning Sally | William John Hopkins