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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"


  1. legendary(Noun)

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

  2. legendary(Noun)

    One who relates legends.

  3. legendary(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a legend or to legends.

  4. legendary(Adjective)

    Appearing (solely) in legends.

  5. legendary(Adjective)

    Having the splendor of a legend; fabled.

  6. legendary(Adjective)

    Having unimaginable greatness; excellent

  7. Origin: ; 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

  2. Legendary(noun)

    a book of legends; a tale or narrative

  3. Legendary(noun)

    one who relates legends

  4. Origin: [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. Helen Mirren:

    Well, I didn't know my boobs were legendary, quite honestly, at that point.

  2. Joel Rosenberg:

    I find that we all get more legendary as time goes by. 'Legend' means, basically, 'bullshit.'

  3. Mark Tronstein:

    Together with its fame and legendary hospitality, Rodeo Drive delivers an experience like no other.

  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. Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber:

    The world of football needs to be patient. By its nature, this investigation will take more than the legendary 90 minutes.

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