dignity (n.) Old form(s): dignitie
worth, nobleness, excellence
AC V.ii.166[Cleopatra to Caesar] things of such dignity / As we greet modern friends withal
Cym V.iv.57[First Brother, to music, of Innogen and Posthumus] that best / Could deem his dignity
LLL IV.iii.234[Berowne to King, of Rosaline's face] Where several worthies make one dignity
TC II.ii.55[Hector to Troilus, of value] It holds his estimate and dignity / As well wherein 'tis precious of itself / As in the prizer
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