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  Definition of Magisterial
  1. used of a person''s appearance or behavior; befitting an eminent person; "his distinguished bearing"; "the monarch''s imposing presence"; "she reigned in magisterial beauty"
  2. offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted power; "an autocratic person"; "autocratic behavior"; "a bossy way of ordering others around"; "a rather aggressive and dominating character"; "managed the employees in an aloof magisteri
  3. of or relating to a magistrate; "official magisterial functions"
Similar Words: distinguished, imposing, autocratic, bossy, dominating, high-and-mighty, peremptory

 

Pertainyms: judge, justice, jurist, magistrate

 

 
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