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Synonyms for dignity
ˈdɪg nɪ tidig·ni·ty

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  1. dignitynoun

    worthiness, worth

  2. dignitynoun

    A quality or state worthy of esteem and respect.

    worthiness, worth

  3. dignitynoun

    Decorum, formality, stateliness.

    worth, worthiness

  4. dignitynoun

    High office, rank, or station.

    worthiness, worth

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dignity, self-respect, self-regard, self-worthnoun

    the quality of being worthy of esteem or respect

    "it was beneath his dignity to cheat"; "showed his true dignity when under pressure"

    self-regard, lordliness, gravitas, self-respect, self-worth

  2. dignity, lordliness, gravitasnoun

    formality in bearing and appearance

    "he behaved with great dignity"

    self-respect, self-worth, self-regard, arrogance, high-handedness, lordliness, gravitas, hauteur, haughtiness

  3. dignitynoun

    high office or rank or station

    "he respected the dignity of the emissaries"

    self-regard, lordliness, gravitas, self-respect, self-worth

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  1. honor

    Submitted by davidb on March 14, 2019  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. dignitynoun

    exaltation, eminence, stateliness, honor, preferment

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "dignity":

    karama, decency, self-respect, worthy

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  1. Bernie Sanders:

    Our message to General Motors is a simple one : End the greed, sit down with the The UAW and work out an agreement that treats your workers with the respect and the dignity they deserve.

  2. Jaclyn Smith:

    I feel appreciative that people have responded to that and associate value with me, i think our success is that we really put our hearts into it, but we can bring it at a lower price point. To make women feel good, that in itself is a true accomplishment… It’s gratifying for me… I feel that I made that promise. It gives purpose and dignity to what we do.

  3. Alec Shelbrooke:

    Facebook should be doing everything they can to make sure it is taken down and not shared across its platforms. This is about dignity and respect and they can not be allowed to continue with this hands-off approach.

  4. Luz Marina Bernal:

    There are many more similar cases still in impunity. I never received a heartfelt apology from the military who murdered my son, colombia is a mass grave. Our minimum demand is that all sides give families back their dead with dignity. I'm concerned about who will be in charge of the tribunals, and if the truth about those missing will ever really come to light.

  5. Joel Baum:

    We know from research, long term, very powerful research that affirming a young person's gender leads to better health and well-being, this is about the basic rights and dignity of a human being. Your beliefs do not allow you to refuse to acknowledge who a student is.

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