What does splendid mean?

Definitions for splendid
ˈsplɛn dɪdsplen·did

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. glorious, resplendent, splendid, splendiferous(adj)

    having great beauty and splendor

    "a glorious spring morning"; "a glorious sunset"; "splendid costumes"; "a kind of splendiferous native simplicity"

  2. excellent, first-class, fantabulous, splendid(adj)

    very good;of the highest quality

    "made an excellent speech"; "the school has excellent teachers"; "a first-class mind"

  3. brilliant, glorious, magnificent, splendid(adj)

    characterized by grandeur

    "the brilliant court life at Versailles"; "a glorious work of art"; "magnificent cathedrals"; "the splendid coronation ceremony"

Wiktionary

  1. splendid(Adjective)

    Possessing or displaying splendor; shining; very bright; as, a splendid sun.

  2. splendid(Adjective)

    Showy; magnificent; sumptuous; pompous; as, a splendid palace; a splendid procession or pageant.

  3. splendid(Adjective)

    Illustrious; heroic; brilliant; celebrated; famous; as, a splendid victory or reputation.

  4. Origin: From splendidus, from .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Splendid(adj)

    possessing or displaying splendor; shining; very bright; as, a splendid sun

  2. Splendid(adj)

    showy; magnificent; sumptuous; pompous; as, a splendid palace; a splendid procession or pageant

  3. Splendid(adj)

    illustrious; heroic; brilliant; celebrated; famous; as, a splendid victory or reputation

  4. Origin: [L. splendidus, fr. splendere shine; cf. Lith. splendti: cf. F. splendide.]

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Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Splendid

    splen′did, adj. magnificent: famous: illustrious: heroic.—adj. Splen′dent, splendid, bright.—adv. Splen′didly.—ns. Splen′didness; Splen′dour, the appearance of anything splendid: brilliance: magnificence. [L. splendidussplendēre, to shine.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'splendid' in Adjectives Frequency: #696

How to pronounce splendid?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say splendid in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of splendid in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of splendid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of splendid in a Sentence

  1. Aesop:

    What a splendid head, yet no brain.

  2. Sophie Scholl:

    “It is such a splendid sunny day and I have to go.”

  3. Walt Whitman:

    Give me the splendid silent sun with all his beams full-dazzling.

  4. Thomas Browne:

    Man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and pompous in the grave.

  5. Plato:

    Hereditary honors are a noble and a splendid treasure to descendants.

Images & Illustrations of splendid

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