lordliness

as in arrogance
an exaggerated sense of one's importance that shows itself in the making of excessive or unjustified claims the lordliness of his manner really got on his colleagues' nerves, as he had no real authority over them

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“Lordliness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lordliness. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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