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Her great conquests and the gifts they brought made her proud and haughty. Sources of the West: Readings in Western Civilization, Volume 1: From the Beginning to 1715 (1995)Most of the country's middle class sneer at her haughty manner and tacky personal style. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But no matter about my spiteful little asides, my haughty disdain. Times, Sunday Times (2014)As he grew, the elders were amazed at his haughty manner and his constant likeness to his father. Vanity Fair (1837)The other person feels more relaxed with you and may find that there is no need to be aggressive or cold or haughty any longer. POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)It's good to know that haughty Russian manners are not a thing of the past. Times, Sunday Times (2008)An officer who headed them addressed Humphrey in a haughty tone, and asked him who he was. The Children of the New Forest (1847)
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