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Definitions for stately
ˈsteɪt listate·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. baronial, imposing, noble, statelyadjective

    impressive in appearance

    "a baronial mansion"; "an imposing residence"; "a noble tree"; "severe-looking policemen sat astride noble horses"; "stately columns"

  2. stately, statuesqueadjective

    of size and dignity suggestive of a statue

  3. courtly, formal, statelyadjective

    refined or imposing in manner or appearance; befitting a royal court

    "a courtly gentleman"

Wiktionary

  1. statelyadverb

    In a stately manner.

  2. statelyadjective

    Of people: regal, dignified; worthy of respect.

  3. statelyadjective

    Of movement: dignified; deliberate, unhurried.

  4. statelyadjective

    Imposing; grand, impressive.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stately

    evincing state or dignity; lofty; majestic; grand; as, statelymanners; a stately gait

  2. Statelyadverb

    majestically; loftily

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stately in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stately in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of stately in a Sentence

  1. John Pearson:

    Like the old motto of a famous Sunday paper, 'All human life was there' in the stately circle of the Mountbatten-Windsors, as the family coped in semipublic with those everlasting elements of human interest-sickness, scandal, family tension and divorce.

  2. Prof.Salam Al Shereida:

    The price of greatness is perform stately duties.

  3. Benjamin Harrison:

    Have you not learned that not stocks or bonds or stately homes or products of mill or field are our country It is the splendid thought that is in our minds.

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