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Daemon
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high-and-mighty

(adjective) Offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted power.

Synonyms: autocratic, bossy, peremptory, magisterial, dominating

Usage: Mr. Smith's high-and-mighty demeanor made him very unpopular with his employees, who did not appreciate his domineering managerial style.
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high-and-mighty
Definition: (adjective) Offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted power.
Synonyms: autocratic, bossy, peremptory, magisterial, dominating
Usage: Mr. Smith's high-and-mighty demeanor made him very unpopular with his employees, who did not appreciate his domineering managerial style.
Stamane
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Marked by arrogance; haughty and overbearing.
Adyl Mouhei
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High and mighty:

Behaving as though one is more important than others.
"He could punish her for being high and mighty"


Synonyms:
self-important
condescending
patronizing
disdainful


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Definition: (adjective) Offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted power.
Synonyms: autocratic, bossy, peremptory, magisterial, dominating
Usage: Mr. Smith's high-and-mighty demeanor made him very unpopular with his employees, who did not appreciate his domineering managerial style.
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