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dignified

adjective uk   /ˈdɪɡ.nɪ.faɪd/ us  
C2 controlled, serious, and calm, and therefore deserving respect: a tall, dignified woman He has maintained a dignified silence about the rumours. The defeated candidate gave a dignified speech in which he congratulated his rival.
Translations of “dignified”
in Korean 품위 있는…
in Arabic رَصيْن…
in French digne…
in Turkish ciddi, vakur, ağırbaşlı…
in Italian dignitoso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 莊重的,端莊的, 有尊嚴的…
in Russian полный достоинства…
in Polish dostojny, godny…
in Spanish digno…
in Portuguese solene, digno…
in German würdevoll…
in Catalan solemne…
in Japanese 威厳のある, 品のある…
in Chinese (Simplified) 庄重的,端庄的, 有尊严的…
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