Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: dignity
IPA transcription: [d'ɪɡnəti]
Pronunciations of dignity
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: dignity, self-respect, self-regard, self-worth
    Meaning: the quality of being worthy of esteem or respect; "it was beneath his dignity to cheat"; "showed his true dignity when under pressure"
  • Synonyms: dignity, lordliness, gravitas
    Meaning: formality in bearing and appearance; "he behaved with great dignity"
Usage examples
  • All you lack is dignity."
  • This is the only dignity beyond their reach."
  • She stood her ground with the most perfect dignity
  • He spoke so simply and with such sorrowful dignity.
  • "I was speaking to Mamma," said Dolly, with dignity.
  • The dove had no dignity; he was so effusive he was a nuisance.
  • Dignity, distinction, and a gracious reserve mingle in his bearing.
  • I drew myself up with dignity, however, in a moment and answered her.
  • Still the men stand up for the dignity of man by oppressing the women.
  • The dignity of the words imposed mightily upon the hearts of the people.
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