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haughty
used in Black Like Me

2 uses
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Definition
arrogant or condescending (acting superior or self-important)
  • "You keep him quiet—or else," Christophe said haughtily.
haughtily = condescendingly (in a superior or self-important way)
  • I carried her bags to the bus and received three haughty dimes.

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