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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Refined or imposing in manner or appearance; Impressive in appearance; Of size and dignity suggestive of a sculpture.

Usage examples (36)
  • Sheel come in stately weedes to please your sence,
  • The chieftains of the tribe in stately silence stood around.
  • Elizabeth turned and walked off in stately fashion to the door of the kitchen.
  • The elder nuns in stately array, occupied the other arm-chairs, and looked like statues carved in stone. for more
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