Did you know?

Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word

British pronunciation of 

stately

view main entry for stately adjective  /ˈsteɪtli/
British English pronunciation: stately
Click to listen to the pronunciation of stately

derived word

stateliness

noun [uncountable]

This is the British English pronunciation of stately.

View American English pronunciation of stately.

Pronunciations of related words

BuzzWord

Brexit

the situation of the United Kingdom leaving the European Union

BuzzWord Article

Open Dictionary

misophonia

a hatred of certain sounds, such as sniffling, mouth noises, breathing or lip smacking

add a word

Blog

A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.

global English and language change from our blog
Macmillan learn live love play