stately

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈsteɪtli/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈsteɪtli/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(stātlē)


Inflections of 'stately' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
statelier
adj comparative
stateliest
adj superlative

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Said of persons
Synonyms:
dignified, haughty , formal , noble , ceremonious, pompous, imperious, regal
Antonyms:
ordinary , poor , lowly, insignificant, informal , casual , low-brow, undignified, beggarly, mean , coarse , crude , discourteous, ill-mannered, shabby , uncultured
Sense: Said of objects
Synonyms:
grand , majestic, magnificent , sumptuous, palatial, superb , luxurious , impressive , ceremonial
Antonyms:
simple , unassuming, modest , cheap , common , little , minor , small , tiny , unimpressive, garish, graceless, hideous , crumbling, nondescript, second-rate, tacky

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