Definition of stately:
towering, Homeric, tall, big, solemn, classy, dreadful, measured, noble, staid, leisurely, sumptuous, personable, glorious, unassuming, epic, attitude, elevated, conventional, lovable, fine, shocking, frightful, opulent, courtesy, magnific, haughty, magnificent, portentous, poor, direful, stiff, graceful, glamorous, grandiose, imperious, appalling, distingué, superb, lazy, palatial, high-flown, pompous, splendid, chivalrous, steady, monumental, imposing, formal, slow, spacious, dire, refined, ceremonious, lofty, telegenic, fearful, proud, sedate, cheap, horrible, deliberate, elegant, awful, pretty, large, portly, luxurious, high, alarming, schematic, attractive, statuesque, simple, impressive, eloquent, sublime, gallant, dashing, unhurried, good, charming, baronial, massive, engaging, handsome, terrible, tasteful, gracious, dignified, courtly, terrific, dread, languid.
- "A Very Naughty Girl", L. T. Meade.
- "Us and the Bottleman", Edith Ballinger Price.
- "The House Behind the Cedars", Charles W. Chesnutt.