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stature Explained

stature at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


stature at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

early 14c., "height," from O.Fr. stature, from L. statura "height, size of body, size, growth," from stare "to stand," from PIE *sta- "stand." Figurative sense first recorded 1834. ///

stature at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U] written [Date: 1200-1300; Language: Old French; Origin: Latin statura, from status; STATE1]//
1 the degree to which someone is admired or regarded as important: of world/international/national stature // --Armstrong was a musician of world stature.// --He grew in stature (=became more admired or popular) during the campaign.// stature as// --his growing stature as an artist//
2 someone's height or size: --Bernard was short in stature, with a large head.//

stature at French => English Of Explained:


stature at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

44 Moby Thesaurus words for "stature":
altitude, authority, caliber, ceiling, consequence, dignity,
elevation, eminence, exaltation, face, greatness, hauteur, height,
heighth, high place, highness, importance, influence,
influentialness, kudos, loftiness, merit, moment,
perpendicular distance, position, precedence, pressure, prestige,
priority, prominence, rank, seniority, standing, state, station,
status, sublimity, tallness, toploftiness, value, virtue, weight,
weightiness, worth

stature at French => English Of Explained:

stature [statyr]

stature at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Height): height, altitude, elevation, eminence, pitch, loftiness, sublimity, tallness, stature, prominence, size, apogee, apotheosis, culmination, climax.

stature at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun [U] (written)
1 the importance and respect that a person has because of their ability and achievements:
an actress of considerable stature * The orchestra has grown in stature.
2 a person's height:
a woman of short stature * He is small in stature.

Stature at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Stature \Stat"ure\, n. [F. stature, OF. estature, from L.
statura, originally, an upright posture, hence, height or
size of the body, from stare, statum, to stand. See {Stand}.]
The natural height of an animal body; -- generally used of
the human body.

Foreign men of mighty stature came. --Dryden.

stature at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: high level of respect gained by impressive development or
achievement; "a man of great stature"
2: natural height of a person or animal in an upright position
[syn: {height}]

stature at English (WD) Of Explained:



* Inter: audio » en-us-stature.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » ætʃə(r)


    Inter: en-nou » n

  • a person or animal's natural height when standing upright
    1. respect coming from achievement or development


      Inter: trans-top » a person or animal's natural height when standing upright

  • Polish: (of a person) wzrost {{m}}

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » respect coming from achievement or development
    • Polish: wysoka pozycja {{f}}

    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|قامة|f|tr=qámma
    • Inter: ttbc » Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|termet

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Inter: ttbc » Italian: Inter: t+ » it|statura|f
  • Inter: ttbc » Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|стас|m|tr= stas
  • Inter: ttbc » Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|estatura

  • Inter: trans-botto » m


    * astuter



    stature {{f}}
  • Inter: plural of » statura|lang=it


    * sturate, turaste, urtaste

  • Latin


    Inter: la-part-form » statūre
  • Inter: inflection of » staturus|statūrus|voc|m|s|lang=la

  • Middle English


    Inter: enm-nou » n
  • stature Inter: gloss » height, tallness


    * English: stature

  • Translation: cs » stature
    Translation: et » stature
    Translation: el » stature
    Translation: eo » stature
    Translation: fa » stature
    Translation: fr » stature
    Translation: ko » stature
    Translation: io » stature
    Translation: kn » stature
    Translation: hu » stature
    Translation: mg » stature
    Translation: ml » stature
    Translation: my » stature
    Translation: pl » stature
    Translation: ru » stature
    Translation: fi » stature
    Translation: ta » stature
    Translation: te » stature
    Translation: vi » stature
    Translation: zh » stature