lordly


lordly

adjective

Definition of LORDLY

1
having a feeling of superiority that shows itself in an overbearing attitude <one dinner guest was a little lordly about her status as a vegetarian, even asking the other diners how they could bear to eat dead animals>
3
having, characterized by, or arising from a dignified and generous nature <born to great wealth, he has always displayed a lordly generosity toward the less fortunate>

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