adjective, lord·li·er, lord·li·est.
SYNONYMS FOR lordly
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OTHER WORDS FROM lordlylord·li·ness, noun
Words nearby lordly
Example sentences from the Web for lordly
It was no surprise that the lordly Senate approved a creatively enhanced tax deal on Monday.
Chris writes about his father, especially, as if observing an august figure, indeed, someone quite lordly.
So when he met Mrs. Jones, he doffed his hat in his usual lordly manner, and paused when she came to a stop.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
With his vast income, acquired from the spoils of nearly every country in Europe, he maintained his high rank in lordly fashion.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
He walked around in his lordly way, cocking his eye at his little yellow sons and daughters as they chased the fat little bugs.Seven O'Clock Stories|Robert Gordon Anderson
Splendid was the emir in form and face, with broad shoulders and lordly height and poise.
The curve of the lip and the lordly poise for an instant disconcerted even the Syrians.