Haughty in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Haughty

Conveying in demeanour the assumption of superiority; disdainful, supercilious.

Short Example Sentence for Haughty

  • 1. But her face was no longer haughty and cold. 🔊
  • 2. Shall haughty men my back bestride? 🔊
  • 3. And with haughty step she started to pass him. 🔊
  • 4. That we may do more harmes then haughty pride. 🔊
  • 5. He stiffened up, suddenly haughty looking. 🔊
  • 6. Now his haughty spirit blazed forth as strongly as ever. 🔊
  • 7. I gave him a stare as haughty as I knew how to make it. 🔊
  • 8. Does Haughty Gaul Invasion Threat? 🔊
  • 9. Her pride had been stung to the quick by the haughty woman in the school. 🔊
  • 10. Pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall. 🔊
  • 11. The horror that she spreads can claim Just title to her haughty name. 🔊
  • 12. Madame Wampa said "Very well," in a tone of haughty resignation. 🔊
  • 13. The haughty clergy rode over the people's rights and prayers rough-shod. 🔊

How to use Haughty in Sentence?

  • 1. Meanwhile the old lady had retired with a haughty toss of her towering bonnet, followed by Franz. 🔊
  • 2. He sought out the man he knew must be Colonel Roth by his haughty air and his stripes. 🔊
  • 3. The ladies bowed with that kind of haughty acknowledgment which shows that compliments from such a source are distasteful. 🔊
  • 4. In a blaze of haughty contempt he let his jackal see that he was understood and appreciated at his proper value. 🔊
  • 5. Intrenched in their possessions the landed class looked down with haughty disdain upon the farming and laboring classes. 🔊
  • 6. Then the girl turned and walked towards him with as haughty a carriage as ever a society belle could boast. 🔊
  • 7. His only expression was that of haughty self-content; but there was no real pride in his bearing, and no reserve. 🔊
  • 8. How proud he'd look under you, with that haughty snort he gives, as he bends his knee. 🔊
  • 9. She was an apt pupil and soon became the most popular girl in the school, and the haughty ones were proud to be classed as her friends. 🔊
  • 10. No sooner was she at the fountain than from the wood came a lady most handsomely attired, who asked the haughty girl for a drink from her pitcher. 🔊
  • 11. Their positions were changed; the hitherto submissive daughter now commanded, and forced the haughty father to subjection. 🔊
  • 12. She gathered up her skirts, and fled incontinently across the streets, with policemen looking after her with haughty disapprobation. 🔊
  • 13. There was the same hard, stony glance, the same defiant bearing, the same haughty elevation of the brows. 🔊
  • 14. Highly offended by this haughty command, the woman immediately retired, leaving me for the rest of that day in total solitude. 🔊
  • 15. Gone the haughty usurpation of authority, gone the love of rule and command, gone the pride of personal charms. 🔊
  • 16. Awtry received the sentence of the court with haughty indifference, and was led back to prison, to await death by hanging. 🔊
  • 17. As it was unusual in one of his haughty and arrogant temper, it deceived completely all except Marcel and myself. 🔊
  • 18. As for the rest of the wild beasts of the forests, he treated them all, without distinction, in the most haughty and disdainful manner. 🔊
  • 19. He wondered, with his wide knowledge of the world, over her wild, haughty beauty, and gloated over it. 🔊
  • 20. Lady Maria answered, with a haughty smile, that she rather conceived she had a right to dance before me. 🔊
  • 21. But Isabel did not look at him, and all through the service she sat with a haughty pose of the head, gazing down into her lap. 🔊
  • 22. Hans surveyed me with a watery eye as though waiting for me to explain them, but I looked haughty and declined to oblige. 🔊
  • 23. He did not seem a happy man, nor even so haughty as I always imagined he would be in the midst of war delirium. 🔊
  • 24. The haughty old Quaker, as was evident to us all, considered this search of his house a piece of gross insolence. 🔊
  • 25. Wealth and honors were his and an English wife, a haughty woman of half-noble family, who completed the work of alienation. 🔊
  • 26. A low growling chuckle escaped the Arab's deep chest, and his eyes flashed in haughty contempt. 🔊
  • 27. The haughty Arab, however, might have been made of wood for all the sign he gave of either pain or humiliation. 🔊