lordliness lordliness

Definition(s):

  1. (n) formality in bearing and appearance
  2. (n) overbearing pride evidenced by a superior manner toward inferiors

Usage(s):

  • But there is a lordliness and arrogance in the gait of the man which impresses them all, especially 13-year-old Nino, the imaginative boy whom he befriends.

News

  1. Benching good for RGIII, Redskins

    It’s time to put Kirk Cousins on the field, and to say so is not to slight Robert Griffin III, though he will certainly take it as an affront to his lordliness.
    on November 28, 2013     Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

  2. Bench RGIII? It will only help him

    It's time to put Kirk Cousins on the field, and to say so is not to slight Robert Griffin III, though he will certainly take it as an affront to his lordliness.
    on November 28, 2013     Source: The Staunton News Leader

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maxim maxim
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