[haw-tee] /ˈhɔ ti/
adjective, haughtier, haughtiest.
disdainfully proud; snobbish; scornfully arrogant; supercilious:
haughty aristocrats; a haughty salesclerk.
Archaic. lofty or noble; exalted.
adjective -tier, -tiest
having or showing arrogance
(archaic) noble or exalted
1520s, an extension of haught (q.v.) “high in one’s own estimation” by addition of -y (2) on model of might/mighty, naught/naughty, etc. Middle English also had hautif in this sense (mid-15c., from Old French hautif). Related: Haughtily.
/ˈhaʊhaʊ/ noun 1. (NZ, history) a 19th-century Māori religious sect
[hawl] /hɔl/ verb (used with object) 1. to pull or draw with force; move by drawing; drag: They hauled the boat up onto the beach. 2. to cart or transport; carry: He hauled freight. 3. to cause to descend; lower (often followed by down): to haul down the flag. 4. to arrest or bring before […]
[haw-lij] /ˈhɔ lɪdʒ/ noun 1. the act or labor of . 2. the amount of force expended in . 3. a charge made, especially by a railroad, for equipment, commodities, etc. /ˈhɔːlɪdʒ/ noun 1. the act or labour of hauling 2. a rate or charge levied for the transportation of goods, esp by rail n. […]
[haw-lij-wey] /ˈhɔ lɪdʒˌweɪ/ noun 1. a passageway by which coal, ore, etc., is hauled to the surface from an underground mine.