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haughty
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
arrogant or condescending (acting superior or self-important)
  • I trembled with excess of agitation as I said this; there was a frenzy in my manner, and something, I doubt not, of that haughty fierceness which the martyrs of old are said to have possessed.
    Chapter 23 (96% in)

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