Definition of lofty:
rare, gallant, wondrous, royal, steep, overweening, towering, terrific, imposing, airy, impressive, wonderful, uplifted, heroic, marvelous, superior, distinguished, raised, elevated, reverend, heightened, exalted, high-ranking, insolent, imperial, arrogant, regal, supercilious, marvellous, dashing, noble-minded, rarefied, proud, high-minded, magisterial, style, knightly, aerial, noble, soaring, high, rarified, chivalrous, rise, high-and-mighty, purple, eminent, overbearing, rattling, idealistic, sumptuous, empyrean, sky-high, haughty, high-flown, ideal, august, fantastic, sublime, majestic, empyreal, prideful, howling, luxurious, lordly, deluxe, attitude, olympian.
- high (part of speech: adjective)
- ornately spoken or written (part of speech: adjective)
large (part of speech: adjective)
- "Samantha at the World's Fair", Marietta Holley.
- "A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume One", Thomas Frognall Dibdin.