loftiest loftiest


  1. (adj) of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style
  2. (adj) of imposing height; especially standing out above others
  3. (adj) having or displaying great dignity or nobility


  1. The loftiest and most desperately sought of these is rehabilitation, originally to be accomplished by religious conversion, and later by psychology.
  2. One of England's oldest and loftiest family trees swayed perceptibly.
  3. Sir: You have correctly identified true American patriotism grounded in the purest motives and motivated by the loftiest ideas.



  1. In their response to Caroline and Ted's Obama endorsements, three children of Robert F. Kennedy wrote in an oped that "The loftiest poetry will not solve these issues. We need a president willing to engage in a fistfight to safeguard and restore our...
    on Feb 2, 2008 By: Robert Kennedy Source: Milford Daily News

  2. In his written reply, McCain described Carter as having had "the greatest, the noblest and loftiest intentions of any president, but he never really understood how to use the institution to obtain his goals."
    on Jun 11, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Huffington Post (blog)

  3. "The Boys of Rocktober have climbed the loftiest summit in baseball," wrote Woody Paige in the Denver Post. "Look out, Pikes Peak, and look out world. From the mountains to the prairies, to the oceans white with foam, here come the Rockies."
    on Oct 16, 2007 By: Woody Paige Source: Los Angeles Times

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