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  • n. The state of being lofty.
  • n. arrogance or haughtiness

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The state or quality of being lofty.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or quality of being lofty or high; remarkable height or elevation.
  • n. Elevation of character, sentiment, or feeling; the state of being elevated, as by high thought, or puffed up, as by pride or vanity; grandeur; sublimity; haughtiness; arrogance.
  • n. Synonyms Pride, Presumption, etc. See arrogance.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. impressiveness in scale or proportion
  • n. the quality of being high or lofty

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