Definition of magnificient
1. magnificent [ a ] characterized by or attended with brilliance or grandeur
Examples: "the brilliant court life at Versailles" "a glorious work of art" "magnificent cathedrals" "the splendid coronation ceremony"
(The Dallas Morning News,...)
`` Nelson played magnificent football '' , Meek praised .
(Joyce O. Hertzler, American Social Institutions;...)
The great ultimate ends of religion have served as magnificent beacon_lights that lured people toward them with an almost irresistible force , mobilizing energies and inducing sacrifices ; for_example , the Crusades , mission efforts , just wars .
(Chester G. Starr, The Origins of Greek Civili...)
We shall not be able entirely to pass_over these connections to the East as we consider Ripe_Geometric pottery , the epic and the myth , and the religious evolution of early Greece ; the important point , however , is that these magnificent achievements , unlike those of later decades , were only incidentally influenced by Oriental models .
(Tristram Coffin, Not to the Swift....)
This is why he made such a magnificent soldier .
(W. E. B. DuBois, Worlds of Color....)
To most of those who composed the Amen_corner it was a magnificent and beautiful experience , something for which they lived from week to week .Synonyms magnificent brilliant splendid glorious Related Terms impressive
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