Etymology
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uppish (adj.)

1670s, "lavish," from up (adv.) + -ish. Sense of "conceited, arrogant, proudly self-assertive" attested from 1734. Related: Uppishly; uppishness.

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Definitions of uppish

uppish (adj.)
(used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant; "a snotty little scion of a degenerate family"-Laurent Le Sage;
Synonyms: bigheaded / persnickety / snooty / snot-nosed / snotty / stuck-up / too big for one's breeches
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