There was a soft note in the haughty woman's voice.
His pretensions and his haughty dictatorial manner at last exhausted the tsar's patience, and he was formally deposed and exiled to a monastery.
The Kuprilis, both father and son, had by their haughty and uncompromising demeanour done much to alienate the old-standing friendship with France, and at the battle of St Gotthard 6000 French, under Coligny, fought on the Austrian side.
His eldest son was incapable, haughty and exceedingly corrupt.
They described the natives as very proud and haughty.
He was haughty and cruel, rapacious and given to luxury; he was neither a general nor an administrator.
He was cold, haughty, melancholy and dull.
It was, however, due to his haughty and violent temper that the traditional friendly relations between Turkey and France were broken.
Although he often gave offence by his haughty and aggressive disposition, few German princes have earned so thoroughly the goodwill of posterity.
Charles, my brother's friend, asked, "Why so haughty?"
He brought his haughty manner closer to us.
He had a haughty voice and we nicknamed him Lord Haw-Haw.
He was the product of haughty broadsheets and fawning society magazines.
I had a haughty spirit; I yield, I submit; 'tis my fate.
She could be a real "prima donna" and very haughty at times; but, she was very much loved.
"Well," said Dorothy, "I was born on a farm in Kansas, and I guess that's being just as 'spectable and haughty as living in a cave with your tail tied to a rock.
Andrew's gray eyes blazed as he stood up straight and proud before the haughty captain.
Before yet any woodchuck or squirrel had run across the road, or the sun had got above the shrub oaks, while all the dew was on, though the farmers warned me against it--I would advise you to do all your work if possible while the dew is on--I began to level the ranks of haughty weeds in my bean-field and throw dust upon their heads.
He was bespattered with mud and had a pitiful, weary, and distracted air, though at the same time he was haughty and self-confident.