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haughty
used in My Antonia

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Definition
arrogant or condescending (acting superior or self-important)
  • He was not tall, but he carried his head so haughtily that he looked a commanding figure, and there was something daring and challenging in his eyes.
    Book 2 — The Hired Girls (13% in)
  • 'Miss Lingard,' he said haughtily, 'is a young woman for whom I have the utmost, the utmost respect.'
    Book 3 — Lena Lingard (79% in)

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