Associations to the word «Grandeur»

Wiktionary

GRANDEUR, noun. The state of being grand or splendid; magnificence.
GRANDEUR, noun. Nobility.
GRANDEUR, noun. (archaic) (rare) Greatness; largeness; tallness; loftiness.

Dictionary definition

GRANDEUR, noun. The quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand; "for magnificence and personal service there is the Queen's hotel"; "his `Hamlet' lacks the brilliance that one expects"; "it is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor"; "an imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colorful art"; "advertisers capitalize on the grandness and elegance it brings to their products".
GRANDEUR, noun. The quality of elevation of mind and exaltation of character or ideals or conduct.

Wise words

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