Synonyms for lofty

Synonyms for (adjective) lofty

Synonyms: towering, lofty, eminent, soaring

Definition: of imposing height; especially standing out above others

Usage: an eminent peak; lofty mountains; the soaring spires of the cathedral; towering icebergs

Similar words: high

Definition: (literal meaning) being at or having a relatively great or specific elevation or upward extension (sometimes used in combinations like `knee-high')

Usage: a high mountain; high ceilings; high buildings; a high forehead; a high incline; a foot high


Synonyms: gallant, lofty, majestic, proud

Definition: having or displaying great dignity or nobility

Usage: a gallant pageant; lofty ships; majestic cities; proud alpine peaks

Similar words: impressive

Definition: making a strong or vivid impression

Usage: an impressive ceremony


Synonyms: elevated, exalted, idealistic, grand, high-flown, high-minded, rarefied, rarified, noble-minded, lofty, sublime

Definition: of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style

Usage: an exalted ideal; argue in terms of high-flown ideals- Oliver Franks; a noble and lofty concept; a grand purpose

Similar words: noble

Definition: having or showing or indicative of high or elevated character

Usage: a noble spirit; noble deeds