adjective up·pish \ˈə-pish\

Definition of UPPISH

:  uppity
up·pish·ly adverb
up·pish·ness noun

Examples of UPPISH

  1. <the new employee's uppish airs aren't winning him many friends among his colleagues>

First Known Use of UPPISH


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