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adjective as in majestic

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To have a fresh-from-the-garden salad in January is nothing short of kingly.

When a leak springs in her bathroom and she has to pay a kingly sum to the plumber, she Googles “how to get cash quick.”

He was too preoccupied with kingly matters to turn the cakes.

He continued its sale, however, as a kingly monopoly, allowing only those to engage in it who paid him for the privilege.

Kingly authority was not gained at first through power over men's bodies, but through influence over their minds.

The kingly power among the Jews was checked and hedged by other powers, so that an overgrown tyranny was difficult and unusual.

James thought his kingly power divine And, loathing Puritanic ‘whine,’

His cheek was red,And his eye was clear and bright; He ate and drank with a kingly zest,And peacefully snored at night.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to kingly, such as: aristocratic, noble, regal, and royal.

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