dignified manner

n. 威儀

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  • dignified — pp. adj. from DIGNIFY (Cf. dignify); 1660s in sense ranking as a dignitary; 1812 in sense having a dignified manner …   Etymology dictionary

  • dignified — [ˈdɪgnɪˌfaɪd] adj behaving in a calm way that people respect Ant: undignified a dignified manner[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • manner — noun 1 way of doing sth/behaving ADJECTIVE ▪ conventional, normal, standard, traditional, usual ▪ correct, proper ▪ You are not approaching the proble …   Collocations dictionary

  • dignified — dignifiedly /dig neuh fuyd lee, fuy id /, adv. dignifiedness, n. /dig neuh fuyd /, adj. characterized or marked by dignity of aspect or manner; stately; decorous: dignified conduct. [1660 70; DIGNIFY + ED2] Syn. grave, august, noble. * * * …   Universalium

  • dignified — adj. VERBS ▪ be, look, seem ▪ remain ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very, etc …   Collocations dictionary

  • dignified — /ˈdɪgnəfaɪd / (say dignuhfuyd) adjective marked by dignity of aspect or manner; noble; stately: dignified conduct. –dignifiedly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • dignified — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. stately, somber, solemn, sober, courtly, reserved, decorous, staid, sedate, elegant, exalted, elevated, formal, ceremonious, classical, classic, quiet, lordly, aristocratic, princely, imperial, majestic, queenly, of… …   English dictionary for students

  • dignified — dig•ni•fied [[t]ˈdɪg nəˌfaɪd[/t]] adj. characterized by dignity of aspect or manner; stately; decorous • Etymology: 1660–70 dig′ni•fied ly ˌfaɪd li, ˌfaɪ ɪd adv …   From formal English to slang

  • dignified — adj. having or expressing dignity; noble or stately in appearance or manner. Derivatives: dignifiedly adv …   Useful english dictionary

  • grand manner — noun Etymology: translation of French grande manière : a dignified formal ceremonious manner, bearing, or mode of expression; especially : an elevated or grand style (as in music or literature) …   Useful english dictionary

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