dignified

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adjective dig·ni·fied \ˈdig-nə-ˌfīd\

Definition of dignified

  1. :  showing or expressing dignity <a dignified manner> <looking dignified in a suit and tie>

Examples of dignified in a sentence

  1. She has a kind but dignified manner.

  2. He looked very dignified in his new suit.

  3. The hotel's lobby is dignified but inviting.

Origin and Etymology of dignified

see dignify


First Known Use: 1584


DIGNIFIED Defined for English Language Learners

dignified

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adjective dig·ni·fied \ˈdig-nə-ˌfīd\

Definition of dignified for English Language Learners

  • : serious and somewhat formal : having or showing dignity


DIGNIFIED Defined for Kids

dignified

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adjective dig·ni·fied \ˈdig-nə-ˌfīd\

Definition of dignified for Students

  1. :  having or showing dignity



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