Tony, are you serious? Have you resorted to arguing with English dictionaries in order to defend your paradigm? You poor thing...
Main Entry: lofty
Part of Speech: adjective
Definition: arrogant, high and mighty
Synonyms: ambitious, cavalier, condescending, disdainful, grandiose, haughty, high-minded, immodest, insolent, overbearing, patronizing, pretentious, proud, snooty, supercilious