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Meaning of SPLENDID

Pronunciation:  'splendid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  having great beauty and splendor; "a glorious spring morning"; "a glorious sunset"; "splendid costumes"; "a kind of splendiferous native simplicity"
  2. [adj]  characterized by or attended with brilliance or grandeur; "the brilliant court life at Versailles"; "a glorious work of art"; "magnificent cathedrals"; "the splendid coronation ceremony"
 

SPLENDID is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: beautiful, brilliant, glorious, impressive, magnificent, resplendent, splendiferous
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Splen"did\, a. [L. splendidus, fr. splendere shine;
cf. Lith. splend["e]ti: cf. F. splendide.]
1. Possessing or displaying splendor; shining; very bright;
   as, a splendid sun.

2. Showy; magnificent; sumptuous; pompous; as, a splendid
   palace; a splendid procession or pageant.

3. Illustrious; heroic; brilliant; celebrated; famous; as, a
   splendid victory or reputation.

 

 

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