magnificent


magnificent
magnificent [adj] glorious, wonderful arresting, august, brilliant, chivalric, commanding, elegant, elevated, exalted, excellent, fine, glittering, gorgeous, grand, grandiose, highminded, imperial, imposing, impressive, lavish, lofty, luxurious, magnanimous, magnific, majestic, noble, opulent, outstanding, palatial, plush, pompous, posh, proud, radiant, regal, resplendent, rich, royal, smashing, splendid, standout, stately, striking, sublime, sumptuous, superb, superior, superlative, swanky, towering, transcendent; concepts 485,572 —Ant. bad, offensive, poor, ugly

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  • Magnificent — Mag*nif i*cent, a. [See {Magnificence}.] 1. Doing grand things; admirable in action; displaying great power or opulence, especially in building, way of living, and munificence. [1913 Webster] A prince is never so magnificent As when he s sparing… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • magnificent — (adj.) mid 15c., from O.Fr. magnificent, a back formation from L. magnificentior, comparative of magnificus great, elevated, noble, distinguished, lit. doing great deeds (see MAGNIFICENCE (Cf. magnificence)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • magnificent — [mag nif′ə sənt] adj. [OFr < LL magnificens: see MAGNIFICENCE] 1. beautiful in a grand or stately way; rich or sumptuous, as in construction, decoration, form, etc. 2. exalted: said of ideas, etc., and also of some former rulers, as Lorenzo… …   English World dictionary

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  • magnificent — ► ADJECTIVE 1) impressively beautiful, elaborate, or extravagant. 2) very good; excellent. DERIVATIVES magnificently adverb. ORIGIN Latin magnificus, from magnus great …   English terms dictionary

  • magnificent — 01. There was a [magnificent] sunset this evening. 02. The view from the top of Mount Washington on a clear day is [magnificent] you can see for miles and miles. 03. We visited a [magnificent] castle that was built during the Crusades. 04. They… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • magnificent — magnificently, adv. magnificentness, n. /mag nif euh seuhnt/, adj. 1. making a splendid appearance or show; of exceptional beauty, size, etc.: a magnificent cathedral; magnificent scenery. 2. extraordinarily fine; superb: a magnificent… …   Universalium