"majesty" Definition

  1. n. The dignity and authority of sovereign power; quality or state which inspires awe or reverence; grandeur; exalted dignity, whether proceeding from rank, character, or bearing; imposing loftiness; stateliness; -- usually applied to the rank and dignity of sovereigns.
  2. n. Hence, used with the possessive pronoun, the title of an emperor, king or queen; -- in this sense taking a plural; as, their majesties attended the concert.
  3. n. Dignity; elevation of manner or style.

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Position in dictionary: 59293 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n.,
Words that start with "majesty": 1
Words that end with "majesty": 3
Words that contain "majesty": 3
Next words in dictionary: majolica, major, major general, major-domo, majorat, majorate, majoration, majorcan, majorities, majority
Previous words in dictionary: majesties, majesticness, majestical, majestic, majestatic, majestatal, maize, maithes, maistry, maistrie

English Dictionary Definition of majesty

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