Stature Definition

stăchər
noun
The height of a person, or sometimes an animal, in a natural standing position.
Webster's New World
An achieved level; status.
American Heritage
Development, growth, or level of attainment, esp. as worthy of esteem.
Moral stature.
Webster's New World
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Other Word Forms of Stature

Noun

Singular:
stature
Plural:
statures

Origin of Stature

  • Middle English from Old French from Latin statūra stā- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old French stature, from Latin statūra.

    From Wiktionary

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