Haughty is an adjective that is used to describe being proud, snobbish, arrogant. Showing characteristics of one who believes he is superior than others.
- His ‘haughty’ attitude meant that he found it difficult to find work.
- She was a ‘haughty’ individual, so much so that she wouldn’t speak to others unless they were wealthy and good looking.
- A leader is the opposite of ‘haughty’. He makes it about others not himself.