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noun as in highness

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Now the correspondents brazenly asked the president for permission to “dedicate it to your excellency.”

Quite how a full-scale civil war can avoid being “politicized,” His Excellency failed to enlighten the chamber.

His excellency took one end of the table, and an aide-de-camp the other: I was seated between M. and Madame do Rego.

His excellency bowed slightly, the parvenu humbled himself lower than the earth, then they chatted for a moment.

We have a quantity of mushrooms in the second park, and his excellency amuses himself sometimes by gathering them.

It is clearly understood between us, Excellency, that you will give me five hundred ounces?

When you've reported yourself, if his Excellency remains silent, and takes no notice, bolt.


On this page you'll find 170 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to excellency, such as: greatness, merit, perfection, purity, quality, and supremacy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.