high-and-mighty


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high-and-might·y

(hī′ən-mī′tē)
adj.
Marked by arrogance; haughty and overbearing.

high and mighty adv. & n.

high′-and-might′y



adj.
haughty; arrogant.
[1150–1200]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.high-and-mighty - offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted powerhigh-and-mighty - 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"
domineering - tending to domineer

high-and-mighty

adjective
Overly convinced of one's own superiority and importance:
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