Synonyms for Lofty:


aerial (adjective)
alpine (adjective)
ambitious (adjective)
elaborate, impressive.
august (adjective)
high-ranking, magnificent, baronial, grand, eminent.
big (adjective)
cavalier (adjective)
elevated (adjective)
generous (adjective)
high (adjective)
tall, soaring, atmospheric, sky-high, high.
large (adjective)
enormous, cavernous, elephantine, awesome, grandiose, soaring, colossal, grand, comprehensive, ample, humongous, princely, gargantuan, mammoth, voluminous, great, extensive, sizable, majestic, bulky, copious, big, prodigious, immense, expansive, capacious, large, baggy, tremendous, towering, impressive, generous, magnificent, vast, giant, gigantic, roomy, massive, huge, spacious.
lofty (adjective)
sky-high, towering, exalted, immodest, insolent, aerial, great, noble, big, high-minded, soaring, majestic, proud, grandiose, patronizing, haughty, superior, tall, generous, airy, overbearing, supercilious.
ornately spoken or written (adjective)
ponderous, florid, rhetorical, bloated, flamboyant, eloquent, highfalutin, gilded, rich, showy, ornate, voluble, opulent, baroque, grandiloquent, high-sounding, flowery, inflated, embellished, rococo, bombastic, fancy, elaborate, splashy.


carpeted, beachfront, appointed, colonial, comfortable, brownstone, burned-out, baronial, carbuncle. self-opinionated, patronizing, sky-high, aerial, vain, immodest, airy, self-satisfied, egocentric, conceited. proper, moral, style, correct, virtuous, just, decent, right, irreproachable, ethical. high-ranking, rise. overweening, overbearing, supercilious, arrogant, superior, insolent, attitude, prideful, high-and-mighty, haughty. high (noun)
tall, high, towering.
idealistic (noun)
lofty (noun)
high, rarified, impressive, soaring, proud, gallant, exalted, towering, noble, rarefied, idealistic, eminent, noble-minded, majestic, high-minded, high-flown.

Other synonyms:

prideful, high-ranking, sky-high. high-and-mighty, arrogant, haughty, overweening. insolent, overbearing. airy. in the air

Usage examples for lofty

  1. The lofty mountains, e. – The Student's Companion to Latin Authors by George Middleton Thomas R. Mills
  2. Moreover, he did not fully understand or enter into her lofty ambition. – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe
  3. A great moral purpose looked forth from Shelley's work, as it does, Browning would add, from all lofty works of art. – Robert Browning by Edward Dowden