"I and all the Venezuelan people salute you, deputy Abdel el Zabayar, for your dignity," president Nicolas Maduro said recently.
We are here to express confidence that the people of Israel still live – and will ever live – in freedom, dignity, and democracy.
It can also be channeled, however, to encourage equality and dignity.
“We will reform a broken stop-and-frisk policy to protect the dignity and rights of young men of color,” he bellowed.
It privileges, inter alia, the interests of boys and men over the bodily integrity, autonomy, and dignity of girls and women.
Gone now was the consciousness of strength, the dignity of the patrician!
"Anyway, sir, I should not discuss your business," said the valet with dignity.
"I'm going to school," replied Peter with a great deal of dignity.
I was awed and abashed by the dignity of his bearing and his speech.
They are not of the dignity of Somerset House, but they will serve.
early 13c., from Old French dignite "dignity, privilege, honor," from Latin dignitatem (nominative dignitas) "worthiness," from dignus "worth (n.), worthy, proper, fitting" from PIE *dek-no-, from root *dek- "to take, accept" (see decent).