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lordliness

noun

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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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lord (it over)

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“Lordliness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lordliness. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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