What does stature mean?

Definitions for stature
ˈstætʃ ərstature

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. staturenoun

    high level of respect gained by impressive development or achievement

    "a man of great stature"

  2. stature, heightnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. staturenoun

    a person or animal's natural height when standing upright

  2. staturenoun

    respect coming from achievement or development

Webster Dictionary

  1. Staturenoun

    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.]

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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. Woodrow Wilson:

    No man has ever risen to the real stature of spiritual manhood until he has found that it is finer to serve somebody else than it is to serve himself.

  2. Tom Daschle:

    It's a very unfortunate evolution in that the checks and balances that our Founding Fathers had so emphasized... have been diminished if not completely eliminated, there are very few checks and balances today in large measure because of the unswerving loyalty and commitment the Republican caucus has made to President Donald Trump over and above their commitments to the role and the character of Powerful Senate. It's been a diminution in stature, in authority... in the ability of our constitutional order to provide the kind of real balance and oversight that is so critical to good government.

  3. Lissa Muscatine:

    In hindsight, I am kind of shocked that we did it, and we did it the way we did it, the speech just elevated her stature as a voice for women in a way no one predicted. We had no idea it was going to become this enormous thing and that she was going to become iconic.

  4. David Yepsen:

    If you run for the American presidency and don't make it, but run a credible effort, you have enhanced your stature on the national stage, politics is a game run by risk takers and most of them fail. But enough of them succeed. You wind up in a better place.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    World is full of lies and this no sensible person denies ever, so it does not surprise seeing that wise does not rise position-wise whereas wicked or people who pretend to be nice but not good otherwise grow in monetary stature or size and are often seen on public dais with award, reward and prize.

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