The noun haughtiness is the state of being extremely unfriendly or unreasonable, showing the attitude of being superior.

Synonyms are arrogant, assumptive, cavalier, or bumptious.

The word origins from 1550s, before that it was used as haughtness borrowed from haught. Originally it comes from the Old French adjective haut meaning “high”. It developed to having a high estimation of yourself. It was compared to a queen riding on a horse with her chin upturned and paying no attention to the individuals below her.

He is known for always showing haughtiness to his office mates.

She always walks with total confidence, arrogance and haughtiness.

There’s something about her haughtiness, it’s pure so she might just be pretending to be one or she’s born with it.