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highfalutin

variants: also hifalutin

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1 full of fine words and fancy expressions

  • his highfalutin paean to the working class failed to win over a crowd that wanted to hear down-to-earth proposals for economic relief
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2 having a feeling of superiority that shows itself in an overbearing attitude

  • her highfalutin relatives from New York made the snide remark that her little house "has that lived-in look"
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