Definitions for statureˈstætʃ ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

stat•ureˈstætʃ ər(n.)

  1. the height of a human or animal body.

  2. the height of any object.

  3. esteem or status based on one's positive qualities or achievements:

    a person of stature in the community.

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Origin of stature:

1250–1300; ME < OF estature < L statūra <statusstatus

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stature(noun)

    high level of respect gained by impressive development or achievement

    "a man of great stature"

  2. stature, height(noun)

    (of a standing person) the distance from head to foot

Wiktionary

  1. stature(Noun)

    a person or animal's natural height when standing upright

  2. stature(Noun)

    respect coming from achievement or development

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stature(noun)

    the natural height of an animal body; -- generally used of the human body


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

stature(noun)

height of body

a man of gigantic stature.

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