Definitions for princelyˈprɪns li

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

prince•lyˈprɪns li(adj.)-li•er, -li•est.

  1. liberal; lavish; magnificent:

    a princely sum.

  2. like or befitting a prince; elegantly refined.

  3. of or pertaining to a prince; royal; noble.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deluxe, gilded, grand, luxurious, opulent, princely, sumptuous(adj)

    rich and superior in quality

    "a princely sum"; "gilded dining rooms"

  2. princely(adj)

    having the rank of or befitting a prince

    "a princely bearing"; "princely manner"


  1. princely(Adverb)

    In the manner of a royal prince's conduct.

    My appetite was not princely got. uE000181344uE001 Shakespeare.

  2. princely(Adjective)

    Relating to a prince.

  3. princely(Adjective)

    Befitting to a prince.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Princely(adj)

    of or relating to a prince; regal; royal; of highest rank or authority; as, princely birth, character, fortune, etc

  2. Princely(adj)

    suitable for, or becoming to, a prince; grand; august; munificent; magnificent; as, princely virtues; a princely fortune

  3. Princely(adverb)

    in a princely manner

Translations for princely

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


of a prince

princely duties.

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