kingly

Part of speech: noun

King- liness.

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to or worthy of a king; regal. kinglike.

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Usage examples "kingly":

  1. Now, that is what I call not acting in a kingly way; and I think your master very ill- treated. - "The Prime Minister", W.H.G. Kingston.
  2. There was no forest in the vicinity, though long ago a certain militant bishop had held by kingly favor the right of venery over the surrounding moors, and now odd wisps of straggling firs wound up the hollows that seamed them here and there. - "The Gold Trail", Harold Bindloss.
  3. What seem'd his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on. - "The Pleasures of Life", Sir John Lubbock.