Definition of uppishness:
Synonyms for uppishness:
effrontery, attitude, forwardness, cheekiness, chutzpah, rudeness, nerviness, incivility, sassiness, assumption, uppityness, audacity, cheek, pushiness, brashness, sauce, brass, gall, pertness, audaciousness, impertinence, boldness, nerve, courtesy, sauciness, disrespect, face, crust, presumptuousness, discourtesy, insolence, brazenness, impudence, overconfidence, impudency, familiarity.
- "The Devil's Garden", W. B. Maxwell.
- "The Adventure of Living", John St. Loe Strachey.
She hesitated a moment, and then, seeing that Uncle Remus paid no attention to her, she sat down and picked at her fingers with an air quite in contrast to her usual " uppishness," as Uncle Remus called it.- "Nights With Uncle Remus", Joel Chandler Harris.