biggety

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adjective big·ge·ty \ˈbi-gə-tē\
variants: or

biggity

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 in a Sentence

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

Origin and Etymology of biggety

big + -ety (as in persnickety)


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