What does professorial mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. professorial(adj)

    relating to or characteristic of professors

    "professorial demeanor"


  1. professorial(Adjective)

    Of, relating to, or characteristic of a professor or professors, or a professorship or professorships.

  2. Origin: From professorius + -al

Webster Dictionary

  1. Professorial(adj)

    of or pertaining to a professor; as, the professional chair; professional interest

  2. Origin: [L. professorius: cf. F. professorial.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of professorial in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of professorial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Barack Obama:

    Some of the mythology about me being very professorial, removed, that stuff ... I think it has to do with me not schmoozing enough in Washington because I've got two kids, and it's true that I don't do the cocktail circuit.

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