princely

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adjective prince·ly \ˈprin(t)s-lē\

Definition of princely

princelier

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princeliest

  1. 1 :  of or relating to a prince :  royal

  2. 2 :  befitting a prince :  noble, magnificent princely manners a princely sum

  3. 3 :  governed by a prince a princely state

princely

adverb

Examples of princely in a sentence

  1. a display of princely courtesy

  2. set a princely meal before their guests

15th Century

First Known Use of princely

15th century



PRINCELY Defined for English Language Learners

princely

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adjective prince·ly \ˈprin(t)s-lē\

Definition of princely for English Language Learners

  • : very large or impressive

  • : of, relating to, or suitable for a prince


PRINCELY Defined for Kids

princely

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adjective prince·ly \ˈprins-lē\

Definition of princely for Students

  1. 1 :  suitable for a prince princely service

  2. 2 :  very large or impressive a princely sum



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