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ˈlɛdʒ ənˌdɛr ileg·endary

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. legendary(adj)

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

    "the legendary exploits of the arctic trailblazers"

  2. fabled, legendary(adj)

    celebrated in fable or legend

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

Wiktionary

  1. legendary(Noun)

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

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

  2. legendary(Noun)

    One who relates legends.

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

  3. legendary(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a legend or to legends.

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

  4. legendary(Adjective)

    Appearing (solely) in legends.

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

  5. legendary(Adjective)

    Having the splendor of a legend; fabled.

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

  6. legendary(Adjective)

    Having unimaginable greatness; excellent

    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. Legendary(adj)

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

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

  2. Legendary(noun)

    a book of legends; a tale or narrative

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

  3. Legendary(noun)

    one who relates legends

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

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Numerology

  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. Walker Stalker Founder:

    From impromptu bowling with Christian Serratos to a legendary late-night panel with Norman Reedus, last year’s cruisers had a trip they’ll never forget, we can’t wait to show them what we have planned this year.

  2. Sebastien Allard:

    This is an exceptional work, legendary in Rembrandt's repertoire. This type of full-body portrait did not exist in Holland in the 17th century. they are among the most valuable paintings of the era.

  3. The Cosby Show:

    The accusations against my father have been one-sided from the beginning, i’ve witnessed my father’s reputation and legendary works be dismissed without any proof.

  4. Adam Makos:

    It was hard for me to believe that he was a legendary tank gunner in World War II because he was so gentle and calm.

  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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