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ˈlɛdʒ ənˌdɛr ileg·enda·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. legendaryadjective

    so celebrated as to having taken on the nature of a legend

    "the legendary exploits of the arctic trailblazers"

  2. fabled, legendaryadjective

    celebrated in fable or legend

    "the fabled Paul Bunyan and his blue ox"; "legendary exploits of Jesse James"


  1. legendarynoun

    A collection of legends, in particular of lives of saints.

  2. legendarynoun

    One who relates legends.

  3. legendaryadjective

    Of or pertaining to a legend or to legends.

  4. legendaryadjective

    Appearing (solely) in legends.

  5. legendaryadjective

    Having the splendor of a legend; fabled.

  6. legendaryadjective

    Having unimaginable greatness; excellent

  7. Etymology: ; from Middle Latin legendarius (Old French legendier), from Latin legenda. In English, both the noun and the adjective appear in the 16th century.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Legendaryadjective

    of or pertaining to a legend or to legends; consisting of legends; like a legend; fabulous

  2. Legendarynoun

    a book of legends; a tale or narrative

  3. Legendarynoun

    one who relates legends

  4. Etymology: [Cf. OF. legendaire, LL. legendarius.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of legendary in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of legendary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of legendary in a Sentence

  1. Nancy Pelosi:

    Senator Harry Reid was a titan of public service, who for more than four decades fought relentlessly for working families like Senator Harry Reid own, it is my solemn honor as House Speaker to pay tribute to a legendary leader, a great American and my dear friend, Senator Harry Reid.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    The legendary Buddhist flower udumbara is believed to blossom once every three millennia! What about the Flower of Peace? In every ten million years?

  3. Justin Levitt:

    Traffic problems in L.A. are legendary, there are a lot of people wondering how this will go.

  4. Adam Spencer:

    I was doing a ‘Lemmy’ [Motrhead's legendary rock and roll front man] themed burger and his favorite drink was Jack Daniels and Coke. I made a caramel with this in it and it tasted amazing.

  5. Jim Jefferies:

    This is just cancel culture, the guy shouldnt have been fired, its just a couple of things back in his history. Are we going to go through everyones history, or are we going to get rid of every sketch that Saturday Night Live has done that involved race ? WALLS OF JERICHO DRUMMER ARRESTED WITH OVER 630 POUNDS OF MARIJUANA While many comedians feel that cancel culture is unfair and unjust, there are some that feel its necessary and will help the art form grow. Caley Chase, daughter of legendary comic Chevy Chase and a standup comedian herself, spoke with The Los Angeles Times about how far comedians can go. There are some bad people out there, and there are some really [ bad ] things to say, she said. Theres a line. Did you hurt someone ? Thats the line. Another.

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