One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
condescending, supercilious, superior, imperious, haughty, lofty, lordly, magisterial, disdainful, scornful, contemptuous, cavalier, snobbish, pompous
informal uppity, high and mighty, snooty, stuck-up, fancy-pants
British informal toffee-nosed
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