sublimeness

  • 1 Sublimeness — Sub*lime ness, n. The quality or state of being sublime; sublimity. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 sublimeness — noun see sublime II …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 3 sublimeness — See sublimely. * * * …

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  • 4 sublimeness — n. quality of being sublime, loftiness …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 5 sublimeness — sub·lime·ness …

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  • 6 sublimeness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being sublime …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 7 sublime — I. verb (sublimed; subliming) Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French sublimer, from Medieval Latin sublimare to refine, sublime, from Latin, to elevate, from sublimis Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to cause to pass directly from the …

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  • 8 sublime — sublimely, adv. sublimeness, n. sublimer, n. /seuh bluym /, adj., n., v., sublimed, subliming. adj. 1. elevated or lofty in thought, language, etc.: Paradise Lost is sublime poetry. 2. impressing the mind with a sense of grandeur or power;… …

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  • 9 sublime — sub|lime1 [səˈblaım] adj [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: sublimis raised above the ordinary , from limen doorstep, threshold ] 1.) something that is sublime is so good or beautiful that it affects you deeply ▪ The view was sublime. ▪ Her songs …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 transcendency — n. sublimeness, state of being majestic …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 11 sublimity — n. 1. Elevation, lofty height. 2. Grandeur, greatness, nobleness, loftiness, exaltation, nobility, sublimeness. 3. Exaltation, elevation. 4. Loftiness, grandeur, greatness …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 12 sublime — 1 adjective 1 excellent in a way that makes you feel extremely happy: We had a sublime view over the Mediterranean. 2 not caring or thinking at all about the result of your actions: sublime insensitivity to other people s feelings sublimely… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 supremacy — n 1. paramountcy, preeminence, preponderance, preponderancy, superiority, ascendance, ascendancy, transcendence, transcendency; primacy, superlativeness, excellence, capitalness, sublimeness; peerlessness, matchlessness, incomparability, incom… …

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  • 14 sublime — /səˈblaɪm / (say suh bluym) adjective 1. elevated or lofty in thought, language, etc.: sublime poetry. 2. impressing the mind with a sense of grandeur or power; inspiring awe, veneration, etc.: sublime scenery. 3. supreme or perfect: a sublime… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 15 sublime — [sə blīm′] adj. [L sublimus < sub , up to + limen, lintel (hence, orig. up to the lintel): see LIMEN] 1. noble; exalted; majestic 2. inspiring awe or admiration through grandeur, beauty, etc. 3. Informal outstandingly or supremely such [a man… …

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