gravitas definition

  • noun:
    • Substance; weightiness: a frivolous biography that does not have the gravitas of their subject.
    • A Critical or dignified demeanor: "Our nationwide parent figure requires gravitas, [but] he's pitched himself once the kid bro” ( John Leo).
    • severity in bearing or way; dignity.
    • material, body weight.
    • formality in bearing and look

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