Stately in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Stately

(of people) regal, dignified; worthy of respect. | (of movement) dignified; deliberate, unhurried. | Imposing; grand, impressive.

Short Example Sentences for Stately

  • 1. Bold was he the stately dealer of blows. 🔊
  • 2. How stately she did look that night, to be sure! 🔊
  • 3. It has fine Gardens, and stately Avenues. 🔊
  • 4. He took a key out of his pocket, and unlocked the stately door. 🔊
  • 5. A paralysis had ravaged his stately form, and left it a shaking ruin. 🔊
  • 6. It was a female, tall and stately in person, and of a most commanding air. 🔊
  • 7. There was a stately old man, imposing in spite of a tweed cap and sack coat. 🔊
  • 8. In there stepped a stately Raven of the saintly days of yore. 🔊
  • 9. We heard William's stately response. 🔊
  • 10. Lady Caroline was a trifle the taller, and had a very stately carriage. 🔊
  • 11. There rides the stately queen that day To seek her royal lover. 🔊
  • 12. There rides the stately queen that way Her spouse, Caradoc, meeting. 🔊

How to use Stately in Sentences?

  • 1. In a moment he had lost his stately demeanour and lurched jocularly towards the warrior. 🔊
  • 2. His tread was slow and stately as he left the room; his looks were contained and thoughtful. 🔊
  • 3. A grave and stately stork was hunting for frogs, while another flew about and kept him company. 🔊
  • 4. She had a coaxing way, which his stately old-school courtesy never could resist. 🔊
  • 5. Notwithstanding this, it must be owned, that it has matchless and stately Structures. 🔊
  • 6. The stately monument to the Earl of Chatham is the most attractive in this part of the Abbey. 🔊
  • 7. But with no stately ceremoniall pompe, Thats good for nought but fooles to gase uppon. 🔊
  • 8. There are exceptions, of course, and I have seen those of stately figure and fine carriage. 🔊
  • 9. The place had never looked more stately and beautiful to him than as he now saw it in the moonlight. 🔊
  • 10. Launcelot felt suddenly very crude and impertinent to be dictating to this very stately young lady. 🔊
  • 11. A covey of young quail fluttered along the hillside under the stately surveillance of the mother bird. 🔊
  • 12. It was a stately moss-embroidered fabric, more picturesque in its decay than it ever could have been in its completeness. 🔊
  • 13. They range in subject from the stately interiors of grave and opulent burghers to tavern scenes of jollity and debauch. 🔊
  • 14. The swallow flew with her to a stately sunflower, and set her carefully on one of the broad yellow petals. 🔊
  • 15. All went well till one day she surpassed herself by transforming a certain stately matron into a veritable sylph. 🔊
  • 16. Not that they interfere with the design of the stately original, its lofty and battlemented centre, and noble cupolas. 🔊
  • 17. And the stately pines kept whispering and murmuring; it almost seemed as if they were chiding the quaking aspens for being frivolous. 🔊
  • 18. So they brought him his most stately charger, whose restive head two stalwart grooms could only hold with difficulty. 🔊
  • 19. The pageant of the river bank had marched steadily along, unfolding itself in scene-pictures that succeeded each other in stately procession. 🔊
  • 20. Great of girth, its straight trunk rising like a stately column in the forest, it is easily king of all it surveys. 🔊
  • 21. The higher class of tenantry were upon the lawn, and among them mixed with stately condescension a goodly number of the county aristocracy. 🔊
  • 22. At this moment the stately cavalier reached the hunting-party, returned their boisterous greetings, and halted close to them. 🔊
  • 23. That stately gentleman was luxuriously reposing in an immense armchair, covered with Hungary leather. 🔊