Associations to the word «Dignity»


DIGNITY, noun. A quality or state worthy of esteem and respect.
DIGNITY, noun. Decorum, formality, stateliness.
DIGNITY, noun. High office, rank, or station.
DIGNITY, noun. One holding high rank; a dignitary.
DIGNITY, noun. (obsolete) Fundamental principle; axiom; maxim.

Dictionary definition

DIGNITY, noun. The quality of being worthy of esteem or respect; "it was beneath his dignity to cheat"; "showed his true dignity when under pressure".
DIGNITY, noun. Formality in bearing and appearance; "he behaved with great dignity".
DIGNITY, noun. High office or rank or station; "he respected the dignity of the emissaries".

Wise words

Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart.
Martin Luther King Jr.