adjective, loft·i·er, loft·i·est.
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The loftiest noses among the winemakers inhale the finest of scents from the tasting glass and proclaim another masterpiece.Napa’s Earthquake Is Not The Only Thing Shaking The Vineyards|Clive Irving|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was something of a dictator, though always cloaking his ambition in the loftiest of Christian terms.The Devil and Woodrow Wilson: An Interview With Joyce Carol Oates|Jane Ciabattari|March 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
We should have experienced this tempest among the loftiest summits of the Alps, if we had continued our excursion.Celebrated Women Travellers of the Nineteenth Century|W. H. Davenport Adams
Its loftiest hopes, its deepest consolations are the offspring of clumsy jugglery and cheap prestidigitation!
Beyond that again rose a range of mountain-peaks, and, stuck upon the loftiest peak of all, a tiny block-house.The Lion and the Unicorn and Other Stories|Richard Harding Davis
High Mass in its own home, under the arches of a Gothic cathedral, appealed alike to the loftiest and humblest intelligence.Evelyn Innes|George Moore
On both sides marriage brings into play some of the purest and loftiest feelings of which our nature is capable.How to be Happy Though Married|E. J. Hardy.