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English Meaning(s) for 威厳

  1. dignity; majesty; solemnity; gravity

Definition and Synonyms for 威厳

Stateliness impressiveness in scale or proportion
Synonyms: 威儀, 威厳, 威風, 尊厳, 栄華
Dignity formality in bearing and appearance
Synonyms: 威儀, 威厳, 威容, 威風, 尊厳, 荘厳, 荘厳, 貫禄, 重み
Dignity high office or rank or station
Synonyms: しな, 体面, 値打ち, , , 品位, 品格, 威儀, 威厳, 威容, 威風, 尊厳, 貫禄, 面目, 高位

Meanings for each kanji in 威厳

intimidate; dignity; majesty; menace; threaten Kanji Details »
stern; strictness; severity; rigidity Kanji Details »

Categories 威厳 is a member of

Grandness splendid or imposing in size or appearance
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Mien dignified manner or conduct
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Position the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 威厳

Sample Sentences for 威厳

The doctor looked gravely at the patient.
Recently, the dignity and importance of the Japanese father has diminished.
It is beneath my dignity to ask a favor.
The prisoner of war bore himself with great dignity.
With dignity she protested her innocence.

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