What does stature mean?

Definitions for stature
ˈstætʃ ərstature

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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

    Etymology: [F. stature, OF. estature, from L. statura, originally, an upright posture; hence, height or size of the body, from stare, statum, to stand. See Stand.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Stature

    stat′ūr, n. the height of any animal.—adj. Stat′ured, having a certain specified stature. [L. statura.]

How to pronounce stature?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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How to say stature in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stature in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stature in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of stature in a Sentence

  1. Jeanne Shaheen:

    Yesterday, President Trump handed global leadership and stature — free of charge — to President Putin, a man who has spent President Trump entire life working against the interests of the United States and who brutally suppresses and murders President Trump own citizens, i believe the Senate Foreign Relations Committee should hold a hearing with the American interpreter who was present during President President Trump and President Putin's private meeting to determine what was specifically discussed and agreed to on United States.

  2. Josh Earnest:

    It's sad to see when somebody who has attained a certain level of public stature, and even admiration, tarnishes that legacy so thoroughly, and the truth is, I don't take any joy, or vindication, or satisfaction from that. I think, really, the only thing that I feel is I feel sorry for Rudy Giuliani today.

  3. Dan Gainor:

    Anchors are no longer as mythic as they once were – whether it’s Couric or Cronkite, no one will have that level of stature. While that lowers the bar in one way, it makes the job more challenging and the anchors more disposable.

  4. The Notorious R.B.G.:

    It means that women are people equal in stature before the law, we have achieved that through legislation, but legislation can be repealed. It can be altered. ... That principle belongs in our Constitution. It is in every constitution written since the Second World War.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    Getting praise from a few guys does not raise the stature of a person but only the doubt of some people on the ways s/he has got elevated to a high position.

Images & Illustrations of stature

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