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How to use lordly in a sentence
So when he met Mrs. Jones, he doffed his hat in his usual lordly manner, and paused when she came to a stop.THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
With his vast income, acquired from the spoils of nearly every country in Europe, he maintained his high rank in lordly fashion.NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
He walked around in his lordly way, cocking his eye at his little yellow sons and daughters as they chased the fat little bugs.SEVEN O'CLOCK STORIESROBERT GORDON ANDERSON
Splendid was the emir in form and face, with broad shoulders and lordly height and poise.GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
The curve of the lip and the lordly poise for an instant disconcerted even the Syrians.GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
It is unnecessary for me to add that I intend to live in great style, and to keep my house on a lordly footing.BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 67, NUMBER 414, APRIL, 1850VARIOUS
A senior who observed the incident dealt in the lordly way of his kind with the offender.A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
There was no longer a manifestation of lordly insolence and assumed superiority over the Yankees on the part of the whites.THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
Alternatively mesta—curds; the usual form of dairy produce hereabouts—identical with Jaels Butter in a lordly dish.THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
WORDS RELATED TO LORDLY
- on an ego trip
- on one's high horse
- puffed up
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