haughtiness

|ˈhɔːtɪnəs|

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Слово Дня - haughtiness - высокомерие, надменность, барство, горделивость

Description

The appearance or quality of being arrogantly superior and disdainful.

Examples

‘her air of haughtiness’
‘His crushing critiques, if not born of arrogance, have at times been delivered with a haughtiness that practically swaggers across the page or the airwaves.’
‘‘Serves you right,’ Leigh said, with mock haughtiness.’
‘She sails into the waves flanked by arrogance, haughtiness and false power.’
‘There’s something so extraordinary about the pride, the haughtiness, the explicit sensuality of flamenco which is so unBritish.’
‘They perceive haughtiness, arrogance and all sorts of faults in people who are really totally indistinguishable from themselves.’

Translation

высокомерие, надменность, барство, горделивость

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