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Meaning of SPLENDOR

Pronunciation:  'splendur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand
  2. [n]  a quality that outshines the usual
 

SPLENDOR is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: brilliance, brilliancy, grandeur, grandness, luster, lustre, magnificence, splendour
 
 See Also: brightness, eclat, elegance

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Splen"dor\, n.[L. fr. splendere to shine: cf. F.
splendeur.]
1. Great brightness; brilliant luster; brilliancy; as, the
   splendor ot the sun. --B. Jonson.

2. Magnifience; pomp; parade; as, the splendor of equipage,
   ceremonies, processions, and the like. ``Rejoice in
   splendor of mine own.'' --Shak.

3. Brilliancy; glory; as, the splendor of a victory.

Syn: Luster; brilliancy; magnifience; gorgeousness; display;
     showiness; pomp; parade; grandeur.

 

 

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