- The definition of kingly is a regal person or like a king.
An example of kingly is the way a lion behaves in the jungle.
A lion has a kingly manner.Licensed from iStockPhoto
- kingliness noun
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adjective king·li·er, king·li·est
- Having the status or rank of king.
- Of, like, or befitting a king; majestic and regal.
- kingˈli·ness noun