Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)
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Dignity (Page: 412)
The dignity of this act was worth the audience of kings. Shak.
And the king said, What honor and dignity hath been done to Mordecai for this? Esth. vi. 3.
Reuben, thou art my firstborn, . . . the excellency of dignity, and the excellency of power. Gen. xlix. 3.
A letter written with singular energy and dignity of thought d language. Macaulay.
These filthy dreamers . . . speak evil of dignities. Jude. 8.
Sciences concluding from dignities, and principles known by themselves. Sir T. Browne.
They did not stand upon their dignity, nor give their minds to being or to seeming as elegant and as fine as anybody else. R. G. White.