Origin of stately
OTHER WORDS FROM statelystate·li·ness, noun
Words nearby stately
How to use stately in a sentence
Beautiful telescopic images of our Universe are often associated with the stately, classical physics of Newton.A curious observer’s guide to quantum mechanics, pt. 4: Looking at the stars|Ars Staff|January 31, 2021|Ars Technica
Elsi Campos, cleaning crew supervisor at Pew Charitable TrustThe glass stairwell in the stately Pew Charitable Trusts office building was always spotless.More than 10,000 people in D.C., Maryland and Virginia have died of covid-19|Rebecca Tan|December 10, 2020|Washington Post
The neighborhood is a mixture of stately mansions initially built by titans of the auto industry in the early 20th century, as well as a beautiful apartment district.Detroit : What to Know if You’re Moving to the Motor City|LGBTQ-Editor|November 24, 2020|No Straight News
This stately lamp set carries an air of dignity and will last for years to come.
The Financial Times hoped that its luxe lifestyle festival, situated in stately-home grounds in North London, would be a celebration of a return to normal.‘Lots of halo effects’: The Financial Times’ virtual lifestyle festival pivots focus to U.S., global audience|Lucinda Southern|August 14, 2020|Digiday
Andrew Borden, his two daughters, Lizzie and Emma, and his wife, Abby, lived in the stately abode at 92 Second Street.Would You Stay in Lizzie Borden’s Ax-Murder House?|Nina Strochlic|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gay is highly regarded for her self-depicting stance that welcomes a less stately, more flawed concept of modern feminism.
There is no shortage of fine hotels in Montreal and here too, the small and cool mix with the old and stately.
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian spent their honeymoon in Ballyfin house, one of Ireland's most stunning and exclusive stately homes.
Forty-five years ago Runyon referred to Harold as "my good friend, the tall and stately columnist for the New York Mirror."The Stacks: Harold Conrad Was Many Things, But He Was Never, Ever Dull|Mark Jacobson|March 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The first curtsey I remember receiving, except of course in the stately ceremonies of the dance.
New rows of stately houses have recently been built, and the "court end" of the city is extending rapidly toward the West.
I do not wholly like these cold and stately English, yet I think I am not blind to their many sterling qualities.
Santa Cruz embraced him, with more agitation than his stately mien might have announced.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
A second shot, however, broke his leg, and the stately animal rolled over.Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne