noun see splendid

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  • Splendidness — Splen did*ness, n. The quality of being splendid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • splendidness — See splendidly. * * * …   Universalium

  • splendidness — noun a) the state or the quality of being splendid. b) something that is splendid …   Wiktionary

  • splendidness — splen·did·ness || splendɪdnɪs n. magnificence, grandeur; excellence, being of superior quality …   English contemporary dictionary

  • splendidness — splen·did·ness …   English syllables

  • splendidness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being splendid : splendor, magnificence …   Useful english dictionary

  • splendid — adjective Etymology: Latin splendidus, from splendēre to shine; perhaps akin to Middle Irish lainn bright Date: 1624 1. possessing or displaying splendor: as a. shining, brilliant b. marked by showy magnificence 2. illustrious, grand 3. a …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • splendid — splendidly, adv. splendidness, n. /splen did/, adj. 1. gorgeous; magnificent; sumptuous. 2. grand; superb, as beauty. 3. distinguished or glorious, as a name, reputation, victory, etc. 4. strikingly admirable or fine: splendid talents. 5.… …   Universalium

  • brightness — Synonyms and related words: Munsell chroma, Technicolor, acuity, acuteness, adroitness, agility, alertness, aptitude, aptness, attention, attentiveness, auspiciousness, beneficence, benevolence, benignancy, benignity, blare, blaze, blazing light …   Moby Thesaurus

  • brilliance — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, Technicolor, ability, acuity, acuteness, address, adeptness, adroitness, airmanship, aptitude, aptness, artfulness, artisanship, artistry, aura, blare, blaze, blaze of glory, blazing light,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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