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prince·ly

 (prĭns′lē)
adj. prince·li·er, prince·li·est
1. Of or relating to a prince; royal.
2. Befitting a prince, as:
a. Noble: a princely bearing.
b. Munificent; lavish: inherited a princely sum.

prince′li·ness n.
prince′ly adv.

princely

(ˈprɪnslɪ)
adj, -lier or -liest
1. generous or lavish
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) of, belonging to, or characteristic of a prince
adv
in a princely manner
ˈprinceliness n

prince•ly

(ˈprɪns li)

adj. -li•er, -li•est.
1. liberal; lavish; magnificent: a princely sum.
2. like or befitting a prince; elegantly refined.
3. of or pertaining to a prince; royal; noble.
[1490–1500]
prince′li•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.princely - rich and superior in quality; "a princely sum"; "gilded dining rooms"
rich - suggestive of or characterized by great expense; "a rich display"
2.princely - having the rank of or befitting a prince; "a princely bearing"; "princely manner"
noble - of or belonging to or constituting the hereditary aristocracy especially as derived from feudal times; "of noble birth"

princely

adjective
1. substantial, considerable, goodly, large, huge, massive, enormous, tidy (informal), whopping (great) (informal), sizable or sizeable It cost them the princely sum of seventy-five pounds.
2. regal, royal, imposing, magnificent, august, grand, imperial, noble, sovereign, majestic, dignified, stately, lofty, high-born the embodiment of princely magnificence

princely

adjective
Large and impressive in size, scope, or extent:
Translations
أميريرائِع
knížecínádhernýskvělý
fyrstelig
fejedelmi
höfîinglegurprins-
kniežací
prensle ilgilişahane

princely

[ˈprɪnslɪ] ADJ (lit) → principesco (fig) → magnífico, espléndido
a princely gestureun gesto magnífico, un gesto digno de un príncipe
the princely sum of five dollars (iro) → la bonita suma de cinco dólares

princely

[ˈprɪnsli] adj
(= large) [sum] → princier/ière
[status, title] → princier/ière

princely

adj (lit, fig)fürstlich

princely

[ˈprɪnslɪ] adj (also) (fig) → principesco/a

prince

(prins) noun
1. a male member of a royal family, especially the son of a king or queen. Prince Charles.
2. the ruler of some states or countries. Prince Rainier of Monaco.
ˈprincely adjective
1. of a prince. princely duties.
2. magnificent; splendid. a princely gift.
princess (prinˈses) , ((American) ˈprinsəs) noun
1. the wife or widow of a prince.
2. a woman of the same rank as a prince in her own right. Princess Anne.
princiˈpality (-ˈpӕ-) plural ˌprinciˈpalities noun
a state or country ruled by a prince.
References in classic literature ?
He had inhabited the same house ever since his childhood, for it was the house in which his father and grandfather, old established princely merchants of the princely city of Dort, were born.
That worthy sachem landed in princely state, arrayed in a bright blue blanket and red breech clout, with an extra quantity of paint and feathers, attended by a train of half-naked warriors and nobles.
Nevertheless, it was with a heavy heart that I bade adieu to poor Lady Ashby, and left her in her princely home.
But here, whilst my gratitude for the princely benefactions of the Duke of Bedford bursts from my heart, you must forgive my reminding you that it was you who first recommended me to the notice of my benefactor.
The princely state of Bahawalpur has been a center of excellent architecture for last many centuries.
The princely state of Bahawalpur has been a centre of excellent architecture for last many centuries.
Iftikhar Ali Khan was born at Pataudi House in Delhi, into the family of the Nawabs of Pataudi, a small non-salute princely state near Delhi, located in the present-day Indian state of Haryana.
In this book for legal scholars, policy makers, historians, and those in political science and international affairs, he analyzes the constitutional and legal aspects of the debates surrounding Indian sovereignty over the princely state of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K), which is composed of territory occupied by India, Pakistan, and China.
In "Precious Indian Weapons: And Other Princely Accoutrements" he has drawn upon his impressive expertise and experience to produce a truly spectacular collection of nearly 200 jeweled weapons and priceless accoutrements from the Indian subcontinent that was assembled over many decades by Sheikh Nasser and Sheikha Hussah al-Sabah for The al-Sabah Collection, Kuwait.
He was addressing the gathering after releasing the book A Life with Wildlife: from Princely India to the Present authored by Dr.
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Summary: Chefs at Asha's are cooking up an eclectic mix of new specialities from the erstwhile princely states of India until the end of June