Affecting white middle-class values, especially characterized by an air of superiority; conceited, ‘stuck-up’.
1940s. Origin uncertain; perhaps an alteration of sedate.
“They’re a saditty bunch and I hate spending time there!”
Something or someone that one vehemently dislikes/ A strong curse.
Early 16th century: from ecclesiastical Latin, ‘excommunicated person, excommunication’, from Greek anathema ‘thing dedicated’, (later) ‘thing devoted to evil, accursed thing’, from anatithenai ‘to set up’.