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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A title of honor given to governors, ambassadors, etc.; An outstanding feature.

Usage examples (34)
  • His excellency, the President, expressed concerns on the rising number of unemployed in the country.
  • Your excellency
  • Paul implies that His one sacrifice, by its matchless excellency, is equivalent to the Levitical many sacrifices.
  • Your excellency is the lion of which the fable remarks: for more
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