- of a prince; royal; regal; noble
- characteristic of a prince; liberal; generous
- worthy of a prince; magnificent; lavish
- Of or relating to a prince; royal.
- Befitting a prince, as:a. Noble: a princely bearing.b. Munificent; lavish: inherited a princely sum.
(comparative princelier, superlative princeliest)
(comparative more princely, superlative most princely)
- In the manner of a royal prince's conduct.
- My appetite was not princely got. "” Shakespeare.