Definitions for haughtiness
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word haughtiness
arrogance, haughtiness, hauteur, high-handedness, lordliness(noun)
overbearing pride evidenced by a superior manner toward inferiors
The state or property of being haughty; arrogance, snobbery.
the quality of being haughty; disdain; arrogance
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Haughtiness is the high heel shoe of the low men!
Christianity, with its doctrine of humility, of forgiveness, of love, is incompatible with the state, with its haughtiness, its violence, its punishment and its wars.
Some people, you would think, are made up of nothing but title and genealogy; the stamp of dignity defaces in them the very character of humanity, and transports them to such a degree of haughtiness that they reckon it below them to exercise good nature or good manners.
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