Taking liberties or assuming airs beyond one's place in a social heirarchy. Assuming equality with someone higher up the social ladder.
Mr. Smith does not allow his subordinates to address him by his first name, it shows uppityness and he will put you in your place with a good tongue lashing.
by David Ramirez May 12, 2007
a nickname for a man's penis
He had an uppity when he fell asleep in class.
by twudancer00 December 02, 2010
when one gets a second wind at a sleepover with your friends and feels the need to hop around in a circle.
"do the uppity dance!"
by uppity chick November 03, 2008
Happy; in a good mood
After finding out I aced the test, I was feeling very uppity.
by Sean January 25, 2005
When one goes crazy over something totally not worth it
"OMG MY BF JUST DUMPED ME", "dude relax why u getting so uppity u didnt even like him any ways"
by Manji December 13, 2005