Latin, meaning: weight, seriousness, dignity, importance.
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(Latin) 'gravity', a greatly valued Roman characteristic; gravitas meant that one took seriously public and private responsibilities and realized their importance.
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noun formality in bearing and appearance; `he behaved with great dignity`
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Gravitas was one of the Roman virtues, along with pietas, dignitas and virtus. It may be translated variously as weight, seriousness, dignity, or importance, and connotes a certain substance or depth of personality. ...
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high seriousness (as in a person's bearing or in the treatment of a subject). Used by Al Gore during the 2000 Presidential election to portray himself as experienced. This unfamiliar word was suddenly being used by numerous members of the media and became ridiculed as orchestrated political spin.
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1) Bearing 2) Comportment 3) Dignity 4) High seriousness 5) High-scale seriousness 6) Latin
Found op weight, seriousness, dignity, importance 7) Lordliness 8) Mi
The New Zealand winery "Gravitas Saint Arnaud's Vineyard" is located in Saint Arnaud Wairau Valley area in the next Marlborough (South Iceland). It is owned by Martyn Nicholls and Pamela. Martyn is a career changer from the banking industry. The estate is an absolute climber and is cel...
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