What does grandeur mean?

Definitions for grandeur
ˈgræn dʒər, -dʒʊərgrandeur

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word grandeur.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. magnificence, brilliance, splendor, splendour, grandeur, grandness(noun)

    the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand

    "for magnificence and personal service there is the Queen's hotel"; "his `Hamlet' lacks the brilliance that one expects"; "it is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor"; "an imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colorful art"; "advertisers capitalize on the grandness and elegance it brings to their products"

  2. nobility, nobleness, magnanimousness, grandeur(noun)

    the quality of elevation of mind and exaltation of character or ideals or conduct

Wiktionary

  1. grandeur(Noun)

    The state of being grand or splendid; magnificence.

    Etymology: From grandeur, from grand, from grandis.

  2. grandeur(Noun)

    Nobility.

    Etymology: From grandeur, from grand, from grandis.

  3. grandeur(Noun)

    Greatness; largeness; tallness; loftiness.

    Etymology: From grandeur, from grand, from grandis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grandeur(noun)

    the state or quality of being grand; vastness; greatness; splendor; magnificence; stateliness; sublimity; dignity; elevation of thought or expression; nobility of action

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How to say grandeur in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grandeur in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grandeur in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of grandeur in a Sentence

  1. Georges Bataille:

    Life has always taken place in a tumult without apparent cohesion, but it only finds its grandeur and its reality in ecstasy and in ecstatic love.

  2. Garry Porter:

    It's unsightly and unsanitary, it's a health issue and an environmental nightmare, i experienced the thrill and grandeur of Gorak Shep, but I also saw what happens when we, the Western world, leave, as if our waste doesn't stink.

  3. Pietro Aretino:

    A high heart ought to bear calamities and not flee them, since in bearing them appears the grandeur of the mind and in fleeing them the cowardice of the heart.

  4. Jean Cocteau:

    The actual tragedies of life bear no relation to one's preconceived ideas. In the event, one is always bewildered by their simplicity, their grandeur of design, and by that element of the bizzare which seems inherent in them.

  5. Corey Knowlton:

    Maybe 100 years from now -- maybe it's delusions of grandeur -- but I hope people will look at it and say this was the turning point that got people to understand what it means to be a conservationist.

Images & Illustrations of grandeur

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