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Meaning of GREATNESS

Pronunciation:  gr'eytnus

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  unusual largeness in size or extent
  2. [n]  the property possessed by something or someone of outstanding importance

GREATNESS is a 9 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: enormousness, grandness, immenseness, immensity, sizeableness, vastness
 See Also: bigness, enormity, importance, largeness



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Great"ness\, n. [AS. gre['a]tnes.]
1. The state, condition, or quality of being great; as,
   greatness of size, greatness of mind, power, etc.

2. Pride; haughtiness. [Obs.]

         It is not of pride or greatness that he cometh not
         aboard your ships.                    --Bacon.

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