Definition of Paughty

1. arrogant [adj] - See also: arrogant



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Paughty

paucal
pauce
pauci-
paucibacillary
paucidisperse
pauciloquent
pauciloquy
pauciserial
paucispecific
paucispiral
paucisymptomatic
paucisynaptic
paucities
paucity
paughtier
paughty (current term)
paugy
pauhaugen
pauldron
pauldrons
paulin
paulingite
paulins
paulist
paulkellerite
paulkerrite
paullone
paullones
paulmooreite
paulo post futurum

Literary usage of Paughty

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1. A Complete Word and Phrase Concordance to the Poems and Songs of Robert by J. B. Reid (1889)
"As ye disown yon paughty dog That bears the Keys of Peter, . . A Dream. 12. Oris't the paughty, feudal Thane, Ep. to}. ..."

2. A Dictionary of Lowland Scotch: With an Introductory Chapter Onthe Poetry by Charles Mackay (1888)
"paughty, proud, haughty, repulsive, but without having the qualities of mind or person to justify the assumption of superiority over others. ..."

3. Publications by English Dialect Society (1894)
"Ryton Church Books. PATTING-STONE. See PETTING-STONE. paughty, insolent. ... Have I brought the up paughty Quean Like Bird to pick out mine own e'en ? ..."

4. A Dictionary of Lowland Scotch: With an Introductory Chapter Onthe Poetry by Charles Mackay (1888)
"paughty, proud, haughty, repulsive, but without having the qualities of mind or person ... Yon paughty dog That bears the keys of Peter. —BURNS : A Dream. ..."

5. Northumberland Words by Richard Oliver Heslop, Oliver Heslop (1894)
"Ryton Church Boohs. PATTING-STONE. See PETTING-STONE. paughty, insolent. ... Have I brought the up paughty Quean Like Bird to pick out mine own e'en ? ..."

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