Simple Definition of lordly
: having the qualities of a lord
: suitable for a lord : very large and impressive
: having or showing a feeling of being better than other people
Examples of lordly in a sentence
a lordly and dignified man
He regarded his neighbors with lordly disdain.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of lordly
before 12th century
Synonym Discussion of lordly
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