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It was no surprise that the lordly Senate approved a creatively enhanced tax deal on Monday.

Chris writes about his father, especially, as if observing an august figure, indeed, someone quite lordly.

So when he met Mrs. Jones, he doffed his hat in his usual lordly manner, and paused when she came to a stop.

With his vast income, acquired from the spoils of nearly every country in Europe, he maintained his high rank in lordly fashion.

He walked around in his lordly way, cocking his eye at his little yellow sons and daughters as they chased the fat little bugs.

Splendid was the emir in form and face, with broad shoulders and lordly height and poise.

The curve of the lip and the lordly poise for an instant disconcerted even the Syrians.

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On this page you'll find 47 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to lordly, such as: arrogant, august, bossy, cavalier, condescending, and despotic.

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