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lofty

adjective august, cavalier, celebrated, celestial, dignified, distinguished, elevated, eminent, enhanced, exalted, exalted ideal, fabled, famous, heavenly, heightened, high, high intellectual values, high score value, honorable, illustrious, immortal, kingly, leading, legendary, lordly, magisterial, magnificent, noble, notable, noted, predominant, preeminent, princely, prominent, raised, renowned, respected, revered, soaring, venerable
Associated concepts: lofty goals, lofty ideals, lofty plans
See also: grandiose, magnanimous, meritorious, orgulous, presumptuous, prominent, proud, remarkable, supercilious
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The same fact, on a grander scale, has been remarked in the eastern and loftiest line of the Bolivian Cordillera, through which the rivers pass: analogous facts have also been observed in other quarters of the world.
We invite you to fly with our new private aviation team to have us take you to the loftiest of heights," said Regal Wings CEO Eli Ostreicher.
Hala Zaidan, hailed HM the King's customary humanitarian initiative which evidences that humanitarian work is the loftiest and best of deeds that top the priorities of successful countries to development and advancement as it is directed to humankind first and foremost and only in consideration of reward and remuneration from Almighty Allah.
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She stressed that it's essential to explain the history and significance of the temples of Palmyra, saying "Whoever saw Palmyra remains forever marked by the memory of the city which embodies the dignity of the entire Syrian people and humanity's loftiest aspirations.
He went on to affirm the opening of "this glorious library" as a progressive and enlightened move by the council, which was beginning to recognise that "a great town was a solemn organism through which was to flow, and in which was to be shaped, all the highest, loftiest and truest truths and ends of man's intellectual and moral nature".
There were some typically lung-busting displays for his region as well, and the approachable West Walian admits he has been trying to remind everyone that after his neck problems he is still as capable as ever in the loftiest company.
But two and a half years later, breaking ground for a new 125,000-square-foot building, Huscroft says the business' progress has far exceeded their loftiest expectations for even their five- and 10-year marks.
Saudi Arabia's crude exports rose in March to their highest in almost a decade, official data showed, a sign of unexpectedly strong global demand as the top oil exporter revved up its output to the loftiest rate on record.
The event underscores the uniqueness and growing eclecticism of Dubai's luxury market, showcasing rare gemstones and diamonds one would typically find only in the loftiest of global museums.
5 per cent to its loftiest level in over three and a half years on optimism that the economy has turned a corner and as investors wagered on more growth-friendly policies from Beijing.
Hong Kong's key stock index inched to its loftiest level in over 3 years on optimism that the world's second-largest economy has turned a corner and as investors wagered on more growth-friendly policies from Beijing.