Student Thesaurus

One entry found for lordly.
Entry Word: lordly
Function: adjective
Text: 1 having a feeling of superiority that shows itself in an overbearing attitude <one dinner guest was a little lordly about her status as a vegetarian, even asking the other diners how they could bear to eat dead animals> -- see ARROGANT
2 having or displaying feelings of scorn for what is regarded as beneath oneself <his lordly attitude toward people who enjoy popular music> -- see PROUD 1
3 having, characterized by, or arising from a dignified and generous nature <born to great wealth, he has always displayed a lordly generosity toward the less fortunate> -- see NOBLE 2