Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: excellency
IPA transcription: ['ɛksl'ɛnsi]
Pronunciations of excellency
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: excellence, excellency
    Meaning: an outstanding feature; something in which something or someone excels; "a center of manufacturing excellence"; "the use of herbs is one of the excellencies of French cuisine"
  • Synonyms: Excellency
    Meaning: a title used to address dignitaries (such as ambassadors or governors); usually preceded by `Your' or `His' or `Her'; "Your Excellency"
Usage examples
  • "He spoke to us, your Excellency.
  • Will your Excellency deign to look."
  • His Excellency stooped to take it up.
  • "What's the good of freedom to me, your excellency?
  • "Your excellency has not stated the number of guests."
  • "As your excellency pleases," said Vampa, as he left the cell.
  • "At least five, I should say, your Excellency," he replied obsequiously.
  • "Aye! that I have, your Excellency, and if your Excellency wants to drive . . ."
  • "I suppose your Excellency knows that this man traffics in dead peasants?" he bawled.
  • 'Your Excellency, it is the bird,' replied the Scullion, and he placed it in his hand.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Han dynasty, License CC BY-SA 4.0