adjective, lord·li·er, lord·li·est.
- lord, what fools these mortals be!,
- lords spiritual
Origin of lordly
Examples from the Web for lordly
It was no surprise that the lordly Senate approved a creatively enhanced tax deal on Monday.
The authorities, following this custom, conferred upon the baby the lordly name of Davenant.All Sorts and Conditions of Men|Walter Besant
How he envied yon handsome fellow, with his lordly airs, the life he had led and the gold he had spent!The Grey Cloak|Harold MacGrath
Many a stout spear was hurled upon them, but the bold and lordly warriors warded them in knightly wise.The Nibelungenlied|Unknown