Usage examples for magisterial

  1. " Exactly," said Sir John impatiently, as if he were on the magisterial bench, and some poacher had been brought before him. – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  2. Jacob obeyed for some years the magisterial command to write nothing, but it was very grievous to him, and he often reflected with dismay on the parable of the talents and how " that one talent which 'tis death to hide" was lodged with him useless. – Dialogues on the Supersensual Life by Jacob Behmen