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biggety

adjective big·ge·ty \ˈbi-gə-tē\

Definition of biggety

  1. 1 Southern & Midland :  conceited, vain

  2. 2 Southern & Midland :  rudely self-important :  impudent <never acted biggety in court, but she would bow her head only so low — Claude Brown>



Examples of biggety

  1. <he's gotten biggety since he got promoted to director of sales>



Variants of biggety

or big·gi·ty play \ˈbi-gə-tē\

Origin of biggety

big + -ety (as in persnickety)


First Known Use: 1880


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