hifalutin

hifalutin

[hahy-fuh-loot-n]
adjective
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hifalutin (ˌhaɪfəˈluːtɪn)
 
adj
a variant spelling of highfalutin

highfalutin, hifalutin or highfaluting (ˌhaɪfəˈluːtɪn)
 
adj
informal pompous or pretentious
 
[C19: from high + -falutin, perhaps variant of fluting, from flute]
 
hifalutin, hifalutin or highfaluting
 
adj
 
[C19: from high + -falutin, perhaps variant of fluting, from flute]
 
highfaluting, hifalutin or highfaluting
 
adj
 
[C19: from high + -falutin, perhaps variant of fluting, from flute]

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