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adjective mainly literary lofty pronunciation in British English /ˈlɒfti/ 
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adjectivelofty
comparativeloftier
superlativeloftiest
  1. 1
    a lofty building or structure is very tall

    The town hall's lofty tower dates from the fourteenth century.

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loftily

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