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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
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When someone goes to the gym and spends 90% of the time on their phones scrolling through social media
Looks like its thumb day again for Jimmy with his usual routing... 3 sets of 5 snapchat selfies and 10 sets of scrolling through facebook until exhaustion
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snobby people, usually rich (and proud of it) they usually never know it.

see ridgewood
girl: ever since kathy got her new ipod shes been so uppity.
by phillip nickel March 28, 2005
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rich usually snobby and proud of it
"ever since tina got her new coach bag shes been so uppity"
by kelsey April 05, 2005
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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
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