Definition of presence
- the actor's commanding presence
men should watch their language when in the presence of ladies
the orchestra's musical director has a very stately presence
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: the fact of being in a particular place : the state of being present
: the area that is close to someone
: someone or something that is seen or noticed in a particular place, area, etc.
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