Part of speech:
Having a serious moral purpose; noble:
Feeling pleasurable satisfaction over an act, possession, quality, or relationship by which one measures one's stature or self-worth:
Having or showing great pride in oneself and disdain, contempt, or scorn for others; proud; arrogant; supercilious
Not fluid or loose; viscous; thick; dense; firm
Characterized by technical or polysyllabic vocabulary, complex sentence structure, and explicit transitions; not colloquial or informal:
Chemically nonreactive, esp. with acids and air; precious; pure
Observed or done according to ritual or tradition
Inspiring awe and reverence; imposing and magnificent
Characterized by conventional usages or formality; very polite
(Archaic) Characterized by pomp or stately display:
Belonging to or befitting a monarch:
The definition of royal is relating to a kingdom or monarchy.
Having the status or rank of king.
Of or belonging to the British Imperial System of weights and measures.
Having or showing the ability of a master; expert; skillful; masterly
Understanding and tolerant; liberal:
The definition of lofty is very high in the air, elevated in character, or overly grand.
Making a strong impression because of great size, strength, dignity, etc.; impressive
Morally or intellectually superior.
Having a pitch corresponding to a relatively large number of sound-wave cycles per second:
Of a size or splendor suggesting great expense; lavish:
Of or suitable for a palace:
Extremely fine; excellent
Being very fine and comfortable.
Historically notable, important, or of lasting value
Capable of being impressed.
Having or showing little intelligence, education, or experience:
Not assuming, pretentious, or forward; modest; retiring
The definition of modest is someone or something that is humble or shy or not extreme.
Negative, unfavorable, or disapproving:
Of poor quality; inferior:
Said of objects
Suitable for a king's court; dignified, polite, elegant, etc.
Characterized by dignified richness and grace, as of design, dress, style, etc.; luxurious or opulent in a restrained, tasteful manner
Polite and attentive to ladies; courteous to women; chivalrous.
Characterized by greatness of scope or intent; grand:
Tall and well-proportioned, with a stately grace and dignity
Ignoble is defined as common or not of royal birth.
Characterized by nontechnical vocabulary, simple sentence structure, and relatively few explicit transitions, as typified by spoken language:
Having no special designation, status, or rank:
Of or relating to a baron or barony.
The definition of magnific is a description for something grand in size, magnificent or pompous.
Having or showing splendor
(Archaic) Of lofty appearance or bearing; haughty:
The definition of gracious is someone who is polite with people of lower social status.
Of, characteristic of, like, or befitting a knight; chivalrous, brave, etc.
Conspicuous in position, wealth, or importance; prominent:
Characterized by elaborate but usually formal courtesy
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