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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy.

Usage examples (30)
  • Heir to a lordly fortune
  • Adjective : lordly contempt. ,lordly manners
  • How lordly is this man's carriage, and yet how base and servile is his spirit!
  • It all adds up to a kind of lordly presumption, a glorious hog of the road. for more
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