What does the word haughty mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Haughtiness.

  • Part of speech: adverb


Usage examples for haughty

  1. I looked up- the horn spectacles were over her eyes again, and the rest of her face was very pale- while there was something haughty in the carriage of her small head, it seemed to me. – Man and Maid by Elinor Glyn
  2. " The same as it has been these past two days," she replied with haughty scorn. – The Outlaw of Torn by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  3. " I did not," said Jim, with a rather haughty look that Carrie thought was new. – Partners of the Out-Trail by Harold Bindloss