hincty

hincty

(ˈhɪŋkti)
mod. snobbish; fussy; aloof. (Black.) Some of those people are so hincty!
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Or the vain and hincty pinchnose worrying about his coat and the ivory buttons on his waistcoat.
Hardaway began acting hincty and seddity at an early age and passing for white, her own momma threw her out into the street and told her that she was an unwanted pregnancy, the result of a rape by a rich Dutch master that paid her chump change to clean house.