exalted, elevated, sublime, grand, high-flown, high-minded, lofty, rarefied, rarified, idealistic, noble-minded(adj)
of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style
"an exalted ideal"; "argue in terms of high-flown ideals"- Oliver Franks; "a noble and lofty concept"; "a grand purpose"
eminent, lofty, soaring, towering(adj)
of imposing height; especially standing out above others
"an eminent peak"; "lofty mountains"; "the soaring spires of the cathedral"; "towering icebergs"
gallant, lofty, majestic, proud(adj)
having or displaying great dignity or nobility
"a gallant pageant"; "lofty ships"; "majestic cities"; "proud alpine peaks"
high, tall, having great height or stature
idealistic, implying over-optimism
a lofty goal
nickname for a tall (usually male) person
Origin: noble, from loft.
lifted high up; having great height; towering; high
fig.: Elevated in character, rank, dignity, spirit, bearing, language, etc.; exalted; noble; stately; characterized by pride; haughty
The numerical value of lofty in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of lofty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We are going to scale extremely quickly. We have lofty goals for North America.
It's a lofty goal to be the primary bank for every one of their wealth management clients.
How many ages hence Shall this our lofty scene be acted over In states unborn and accents yet unknown
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.
These were lofty goals, but things have changed a bit and we've got to take that into consideration, we're probably going to have to extend the deadline.
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Translations for lofty
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- luftig, ambitioniert, hochGerman
- ylevä, kopea, korkeaFinnish
- tikoke, tīkokekokeMāori
- hoogstaand, ambitieusDutch
- wysoki, szczytny, wzniosłyPolish
- majestoso, ambiciosoPortuguese
- возвы́шенный, возвели́ченный, высо́кий, надме́нный, гордели́вый, высокоме́рныйRussian
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