stature Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"stature" in British English

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staturenoun

uk   /ˈstætʃ.ər/  us   //

stature noun (REPUTATION)

[U] the good ​reputation a ​person or ​organization has, ​based on ​theirbehaviour and ​ability: an ​artist ofgreat stature His stature as an ​artcritic was ​tremendous. If the ​schoolcontinues to gain in stature, it will ​attract the ​necessaryfinancialsupport.

stature noun (HEIGHT)

[C usually singular] formal (​especially of ​people) ​height: His ​redhair and ​short stature made him ​easy to ​recognize.
(Definition of stature from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stature" in American English

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staturenoun

 us   /ˈstætʃ·ər/

stature noun (REPUTATION)

[U] reputation and ​importancebased on ​admirablequalities or ​achievements: He is a ​philosopher of ​great stature in the ​academiccommunity.

stature noun (HEIGHT)

[C usually sing] the ​height of a ​person or an ​animal: Although ​short in stature, his ​voice and ​stagepresence were ​remarkable.
(Definition of stature from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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