lofty


lofty

adjective

Definition of LOFTY

1
extending to a great distance upward <the ever-increasing lofty heights of the world's skyscrapers>
Near Antonyms flat, stubby, stumpy
Antonyms low, low-lying, short, squat
2
having a feeling of superiority that shows itself in an overbearing attitude <she acts all lofty and superior just because she went to an Ivy League college>
4
having, characterized by, or arising from a dignified and generous nature <remained true to the cause's lofty ideals, regardless of the changing winds of popular opinion>

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