What does uppity mean?

Definitions for uppityˈʌp ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overweening, uppity(adj)

    presumptuously arrogant

    "had a witty but overweening manner"; "no idea how overweening he would be"- S.V.Benet; "getting a little uppity and needed to be slapped down"- NY Times


  1. uppity(Adjective)

    Presumptuous, above oneself, self-important.

    I think you are one very uppity young man.

  2. Origin: Fanciful extension of up. First used in the slave states of USA in mid 1800s.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uppity in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uppity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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