Examples of stature in a Sentence
The university has grown in stature during her time as president.
a man of surprisingly great stature
Recent Examples of stature from the Web
His recent summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un won him buckets of TV coverage highlighting his stature on the world stage.
The answer is purposely left vague, involving a secret recipe of social stature, connections, letters of reference, and, above all, ambition.
The photographer, whose work rose to Museum of Modern Art stature, wrote the captions for many of his photographs and also frequently found conveniently or perfectly placed street signs during spot news assignments to do the work for him.
Actors of his stature don't usually have to do that.
Gronkowski the horse was named by a former trainer and Patriots fan who was inspired by the horse’s big, strapping stature—similar to that of New England’s freakishly athletic tight end.
There, all facilities are specifically designed for the short of stature, with low kitchen surfaces, small-stepped staircases, and light switches at half the standard height.
Most voters are not individually called out by politicians of Obama’s stature, but for an emotionally striking incident to be significant for an individual’s political development would be normal rather than extraordinary.
Using her stature to sharpen the focus on issues that affect the LGBTQ community as well as single mothers, former UConn star Diana Taurasi has received the WNBA’s Community Assist Award for the month of May, according to a release.
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STATURE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stature for English Language Learners
: the level of respect that people have for a successful person, organization, etc.
: a person's height
STATURE Defined for Kids
Definition of stature for Students
- He's of rather small stature.
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