- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||a sense of great seriousness or weightiness.
The speech had the necessary gravitas to convince the panel of the need for immediate action.
||believable seriousness in manner or speech.
Many members of his party believed he lacked gravitas and would not be taken seriously as a candidate for president.The show's director asked that the doctor's lines be said with more gravitas.
The word gravitas
contains the following part:
that means heavy