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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a manner befitting a royal person or a noble person.

Usage examples (26)
  • Adjective, : a princely entertainment. ,princely manners. ,princely blood. ,his princely self
  • Pardon me, your princeliness, but this is all a bit much.
  • “Aye, your princeliness,” Deryn said, hauling herself up to get the map.
  • Versilov had more than once hinted that this extravagance was not the essence of princeliness, and tried to instil into him a higher conception of it; but Prince Sergay... for more
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