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used in Anne Of Green Gables

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arrogant or condescending (acting superior or self-important)
  • "I'm very much obliged to you," she said haughtily as she turned away.
    Chapter 28 — An Unfortunate Lily Maid (67% in)
haughtily = condescendingly (in a superior or self-important way)
  • Then, realizing that there was no help for it, she rose haughtily, stepped across the aisle, sat down beside Gilbert Blythe, and buried her face in her arms on the desk.
    Chapter 15 — A Tempest in the School Teapot (69% in)

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