lofty

/ˈlɑːfti/

  • rising to a great height
    1. lofty redwood trees
    2. lofty buildings
  • very high and good
    1. He set lofty goals for himself as a teacher.
    2. lofty ideals/standards
  • showing the insulting attitude of people who think that they are better, smarter, or more important than other people
    1. The professor spoke with a lofty [=haughty] air.
    2. She showed a lofty disregard for their objections.

Những từ liên quan với LOFTY

airy, ambitious, big, raised, benevolent, skyward