Lofty and Short


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Lofty adjective – Extending to a great distance upward.
Usage example: the ever-increasing lofty heights of the world's skyscrapers

Short is an antonym for lofty in high topic.
Nearby Words: loftiness, loft, lofted, loftily
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Short adjective – Having relatively little height.
Usage example: a lot of boys are shorter than the girls in middle school, but they quickly catch up by high school

Lofty is an antonym for short in small topic.
Nearby Words: shorten, shortened, shortage, shortness, shorted
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  • Ironic Nickname In one story, Dangerous investigates the background of a very short man called Lofty.
  • Dead Person Impersonation Just to note, the episode references the Ironic Nickname idea, in that someone nicknamed Lofty would actually be assumed to be short rather than otherwise.
  • Real Men Wear Pink In the Battle for Dream Island episode, Lofty, after Snowball pops one of his teammates balllooons due to being pink, Erasrer claims that pink is manly to which they had a short argument about.
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Short or Lofty. 2016. Accessed March 06, 2021.

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