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dignified
American English: /ˈdɪɡnəˌfaɪd/
British English: /ˈdɪɡnɪfʌɪd/

Translation of dignified in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1
    (person/reply)
    digno
    circunspecto
    (silence/attitude)
    digno
    it's not very dignified
    no es muy decoroso or elegante
    1.2 (stately)
    Example sentences
    • A man of quiet disposition, Andy's dignified manner engendered widespread respect and regard.
    • A man of an extraordinary generous nature, he reached out to many down the years and his dignified presence and manner commanded much respect and regard.
    • The Trust has been rightly praised for its efforts over the last year, conducting itself in a dignified manner, and its continued presence must be reassuring to fans during these troubled times.

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