Dignity, seriousness, or solemnity of manner: a post for which he has the expertise and the gravitas
More example sentences
- How then to satisfy a general visitor and yet still endow each object with the dignity and gravitas demanded by its place in our heritage?
- She spoke with gravitas about the serious thought and hard work that had gone into making this Easter bonnet parade the event it was.
- Strong Saturnian types exude gravitas and take life seriously.
dignity, seriousness, solemnity, gravity, loftiness, grandeur, decorum, sobriety, sedateness
Latin, from gravis 'serious'.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.