illustriousness
noun see illustrious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Illustriousness — Il*lus tri*ous*ness, n. The state or quality of being eminent; greatness; grandeur; glory; fame. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • illustriousness — illustrious ► ADJECTIVE ▪ famous and admired for past achievements. DERIVATIVES illustriousness noun. ORIGIN Latin illustris clear, bright …   English terms dictionary

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  • illustriousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A position of exalted widely recognized importance: distinction, eminence, eminency, fame, glory, luster, mark, notability, note, preeminence, prestige, prominence, prominency, renown. See IMPORTANT, KNOWLEDGE, RESPECT …   English dictionary for students

  • illustriousness — n. fame, renown, distinction; quality of being outstanding …   English contemporary dictionary

  • illustriousness — il·lus·tri·ous·ness …   English syllables

  • illustriousness — noun the property possessed by something or someone of outstanding importance or eminence • Syn: ↑greatness • Derivationally related forms: ↑illustrious, ↑great (for: ↑greatness) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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