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Meaning of MIGHTY

Pronunciation:  'mItee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adv]  (Southern regional intensive) very; "the baby is mighty cute"; "he's mighty tired"; "it is powerful humid"; "that boy is powerful big now"; "they have a right nice place"
  2. [adj]  having or showing great strength or force or intensity; "struck a mighty blow"; "the mighty logger Paul Bunyan"; "the pen is mightier than the sword"- Bulwer-Lytton

MIGHTY is a 6 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: powerful, powerful, right



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Might"y\, a. [Compar. {Mightier}; superl. {Mightiest}.]
    [AS. meahtig, mihtig; akin to G. m["a]chtig, Goth. mahteigs.
    See {Might}, n.]
    1. Possessing might; having great power or authority.
             Wise in heart, and mighty in strength. --Job ix. 4.
    2. Accomplished by might; hence, extraordinary; wonderful.
       ``His mighty works.'' --Matt. xi. 20.
    3. Denoting and extraordinary degree or quality in respect of
       size, character, importance, consequences, etc. ``A mighty
       famine.'' --Luke xv. 14. ``Giants of mighty bone.''
             Mighty was their fuss about little matters.
  2. \Might"y\, n.; pl. {Mighties}.
    A warrior of great force and courage. [R. & Obs.] --1 Chron.
    xi. 12.
  3. \Might"y\, adv.
    In a great degree; very. [Colloq.] ``He was mighty
    methodical.'' --Jeffrey.
          We have a mighty pleasant garden.        --Doddridge.
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