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Definition of "loftily" []

  • In a lofty manner. (adverb)
  • With affectation of grandness. (adverb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "loftily" in a sentence
  • "And Lola and the baby had chimed in loftily, All men ought to have hobbies."
  • ""School will teach you a number of things," said her cousin loftily."
  • ""I shall see to the paperwork, " Lawford said loftily, meaning he wanted to lie down for an hour, and he nodded curtly at Sharpe and, beckoning his servants, went to find his billet."
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