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Definitions and Synonyms of lordliness | Another word for lordliness | What is lordliness?

Definition 1: formality in bearing and appearance - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where lordliness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he behaved with great dignity

Synonyms for lordliness in the sense of this definition

(lordliness is a kind of ...) dignified manner or conduct

Definition 2: overbearing pride evidenced by a superior manner toward inferiors - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for lordliness in the sense of this definition

(lordliness is a kind of ...) unreasonable and inordinate self-esteem (personified as one of the deadly sins)

(... is a kind of lordliness ) the trait of displaying arrogance by patronizing those considered inferior

(... is a kind of lordliness ) the manifestation of scorn and contempt

"every subordinate sensed his contemptuousness and hated him in return"

(... is a kind of lordliness ) overbearing pride or presumption

(... is a kind of lordliness ) the trait of being imperious and overbearing

(... is a kind of lordliness ) displaying a sense of being better than others

"he hated the white man's superiority and condescension"

(... is a kind of lordliness ) the trait of condescending to those of lower social status

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