Associations to the word «Magnificence»

Wiktionary

MAGNIFICENCE, noun. Grandeur, brilliance, lavishness or splendor
MAGNIFICENCE, noun. The act of doing what magnificent; the state or quality of being magnificent.
MAGNIFICENCE, noun. Impressiveness

Dictionary definition

MAGNIFICENCE, noun. Splendid or imposing in size or appearance; "the grandness of the architecture"; "impressed by the richness of the flora".
MAGNIFICENCE, 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".

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.