Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR UPPISHNESS

Granted all that; but uppishness is just what is required in moments of stress and danger.

Nor did they resent less than he the uppishness of Private Larkin.

His bad temper had disappeared, but his "uppishness" had, if possible, increased.

If the girl showed signs of "uppishness" when the sale was over she should soon be made to see that it wouldn't pay.

The fair name and fame of Hobson have been outraged by members of Hobson's family, and uppishness has done it.