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haughty
arrogantly superior
a haughty aristocrat
supercilious
behaving or looking as though one thinks one is superior to others
a supercilious lady's maid
reticent
not revealing one's thoughts or feelings readily
she was extremely reticent about her personal affairs
digress
leave the main subject temporarily in speech or writing
i have digressed a little from my original plan
rhetorical
asked in order to produce an effect or to make a statement
rhetorical question
swagger
walk or behave in a very confident and typically arrogant or agressive way
they strolled around the camp with an exaggerated swagger
cliche
a phrase or opinion that is overused and betrays a lack of original thought
m
platitude
a remark or statement
m
ameliorate
make something better
m
gregarious
sociable
m
contentious
controversial
m
magnamimous
generous or forgiving
m
avarice
extreme greed
m
replete
filled or well-supplied with something
m
electic
derving ideas, style, ot taste from diverse sources
m