HyperDic: lordliness

English > 2 senses of the word lordliness:
NOUNattributelordliness, dignity, gravitasformality in bearing and appearance
attributelordliness, arrogance, haughtiness, hauteur, high-handednessoverbearing pride evidenced by a superior manner toward inferiors
English > lordliness: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
Meaningformality in bearing and appearance.
Synonymsdignity, gravitas
Broaderbearing, comportment, presence, miendignified manner or conduct
Adjectiveslordlyof or befitting a lord
English > lordliness: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
Meaningoverbearing pride evidenced by a superior manner toward inferiors.
Synonymsarrogance, haughtiness, hauteur, high-handedness
Narrowercondescension, superciliousness, disdainfulnessThe trait of displaying arrogance by patronizing those considered inferior
contemptuousnessThe manifestation of scorn and contempt / contempt
hubrisoverbearing pride or presumption
imperiousness, domineeringness, overbearingnessThe trait of being imperious and overbearing
snobbery, snobbism, snobbishnessThe trait of condescending to those of lower social status
superiorityDisplaying a sense of being better than others
Broaderpride, superbiaUnreasonable and inordinate self-esteem (personified as one of the deadly sins)
Spanishaltanería, altiveza, altivez, arrogancia, copete, descuello, desvanecimiento, elación, encumbramiento, endiosamiento, entono, envalentonamiento, fuero, hinchazón, inmodestia, lozanía, orgullo, penacho, pescuezo, prepotencia, pretensión, soberbia, suficiencia, toldo, ufanía, ventolera
Catalanaltivesa, altivitat, arrogància, elació, enfaristolament, estuf, fatuïtat, fums, inflor, ínfules, orgull, protèrvia, supèrbia, urc, vanitat
Adjectiveslordlyhaving or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy

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