high and mightiness

high-and-mighty

[hahy-uhn-mahy-tee, -uhnd-]
adjective
haughty; arrogant.

high-and-mightiness, noun
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high-and-mighty

adjective
offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted power; "an autocratic person"; "autocratic behavior"; "a bossy way of ordering others around"; "a rather aggressive and dominating character"; "managed the employees in an aloof magisterial way"; "a swaggering peremptory manner" [syn: autocratic
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