kingly: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (king'lē), [key]
— adj., adv. -li•er, -li•est,
  1. stately or splendid, as resembling, suggesting, or befitting a king; regal: He strode into the room with a kingly air.
  2. pertaining or proper to a king: kingly power.
  3. having the rank of king.
  4. consisting of kings or others of royal rank: kingly personages.
  1. in the manner of a king; regally.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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