Türkçe nasıl söylenir hayfılutîn
Eş anlamlılar hoity-toity
, high and mighty
, puffed up
Etimoloji [ "hI-f&-'lü-t& ] (adjective.) 1839. In his book, The Adventure of English, Melvyn Bragg records that in a nascent America, when the well-to-do travelled by steamboat, said passengers were referred to as highfalutin due to the high fluted funnels on the boats. Compare riffraff.