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biggety

[big-i-tee] /ˈbɪg ɪ ti/
adjective, Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.
1.

biggity

or biggety

[big-i-tee] /ˈbɪg ɪ ti/
adjective, Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.
1.
conceited or self-important.
Origin of biggity
1875-1880
1875-80; big1 + -ity suffix of unclear orig., perhaps containing -y1; cf. uppity
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  • Theres no managing the neegahs now, theys got so biggety since the war, said a white woman at Shadydale.

    The Soul of John Brown Stephen Graham
Slang definitions & phrases for biggety

biggity

adjective

Haughty; conceited; uppity

adverb

: Don't talk so biggity (1880+ chiefly black)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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