Grandeur


Grandeur
Grandeur Gran"deur, n. [F., fr. grand. See {Grand}.] The state or quality of being grand; vastness; greatness; splendor; magnificence; stateliness; sublimity; dignity; elevation of thought or expression; nobility of action. [1913 Webster]

Nor doth this grandeur and majestic show Of luxury . . . allure mine eye. --Milton.

Syn: Sublimity; majesty; stateliness; augustness; loftiness. See {Sublimity}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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