adjective, prince·li·er, prince·li·est.
- prince, the,
- princes islands,
- princess flower,
- princess post
Origin of princely
Examples from the Web for princely
In the Jockey ad, half of Jim Palmer's princely, brooding face is fully lighted, the other half is masked in shadow.
And while it is an improvement over $12 an hour, $15 an hour is hardly a princely sum.Radical Fast Food Joint Doubles Down on High Wages|Daniel Gross|September 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He lived in princely style; was the possessor of numerous automobiles, coaches, and an expensive racing-stable.The Extraordinary Adventures of Arsene Lupin, Gentleman-Burglar|Maurice Leblanc
If we went to the theatre we went in full dress, preceded by torch-bearers to the princely box.My Own Affairs|Louise, Princess of Belgium
Close beside the princely pair, who understood and valued that which was great, repose these their immortal friends.The True Story of My Life|Hans Christian Andersen
Ha, for a divine and princely habitation, commend me to the cows' floor.Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete.|Francois Rabelais
For a class of nobility distinct from the princely families we have no clear evidence.The Heroic Age|H. Munro Chadwick