adjective, loft·i·er, loft·i·est.
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Now Domokos was again asking for help in translating lofty mathematical concepts into literal stone.Scientists Uncover the Universal Geometry of Geology|Joshua Sokol|November 19, 2020|Quanta Magazine
I wondered a month ago how pandemic winners like Zoom or Shopify could use their lofty stock valuations to snap up or invest in other companies.
That has resulted in some lofty predictions for the potential of hydrogen.
The result was a lofty number of 73 proteins necessary for coronaviruses to replicate themselves.Can We Wipe Out All Coronaviruses for Good? Here’s What a Group of 200 Scientists Think|Shelly Fan|October 27, 2020|Singularity Hub
This platform is the big name in online writing apps and, while it’s easy to scoff at its lofty claims to “elevate your writing,” it is a complete suite of tools.
They loftily asked those who watched The Real Housewives of New York City what was with the leg toss.‘The Real Housewives of New York City’ Loses a Leg in Sixth-Season Finale|Tim Teeman|July 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While Washington wrote from inside the experience of the freed slaves, DuBois observes them loftily from above.
It may just be the case that high-end Vancouver real estate is loftily suspended, awaiting such a nasty correction.Vancouver Real-Estate Market Unlikely Victim of China Slowdown|Vikram Mansharamani|November 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He presents a manic mix of politics and religion, loftily billed as “the fusion of entertainment and enlightenment.”
Loftily pierce the tall white minarets into the quivering heavens, while the solemn cypress throws its shade below.
But he is a knight of great renown, and till you have won your spurs, do not bear yourself loftily.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
Doria loftily assured me that she had no interest in his business, in the mere vulgar number of copies sold.Jaffery|William J. Locke
"It makes a great deal of difference to us, for we wish to look exactly alike," said Louise loftily.
"I thought you would not care to speak to me, you didn't this morning," he answered somewhat loftily.