Translation of haughty in Spanish:

haughty

altivo, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈhɔdi//ˈhɔːti/

adjective

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    altivo
    altanero
    • Towards the other wives and their children she was always extremely imperious, haughty and pretentious.
    • Guys showing off their bulging biceps, big sideburns and carrying a haughty look are out.
    • Some feigned smiles, others looked away with haughty contempt.
    • She was unlike most nobles he had met; even as beautiful as she was, she was not haughty and vain.
    • At the risk of sounding haughty, I would say that the art is mediocre.
    • He walks with a quick sure gait and the self-confidence of a haughty personage.
    • When she first meets people Penny is conceited and haughty.
    • Cyclists feel aggrieved that they run the gauntlet of motorised traffic, which they also regard with haughty contempt.
    • She looked down at him, a haughty and imperious expression on her little face.
    • Her demeanor was proud and haughty, and her stance bespoke power and determination.
    • One has a look of perplexed surprise; the other, a haughty indifference.
    • They grew haughty in their scorn, vain of their beauty, proud of their long life.
    • They became haughty and arrogant, and began to love the art of subterfuge and deception, as well as politics and law.
    • In reality, Fawzia was more shy than cold, and she certainly wasn't arrogant or haughty.
    • Portia sat at the row behind them, filing her nails and looking imperiously haughty.
    • He was haughty, erratic, self-obsessed and his violin-playing was atrocious.
    • After he finishes something he imagines particularly clever, he ends up looking smug and haughty.
    • He stoops to sign in, then turns to the friend with an expression of haughty disdain.
    • Scientists will have to step out of their laboratories and humanists will have to give up their haughty disdain for modernity.
    • He would be stuck up, haughty and stubborn most likely, but she knew that he was in her immediate future.