Definition of Grandiosities

1. Noun. (plural of grandiosity) ¹



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Definition of Grandiosities

1. grandiosity [n] - See also: grandiosity

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Grandiosities

grandifloras
grandiloquence
grandiloquences
grandiloquent
grandiloquently
grandiloquism
grandiloquisms
grandiloquous
grandiose
grandiose delusion
grandiose delusions
grandiose type of paranoid disorder
grandiosely
grandioseness
grandiosenesses
grandiosities (current term)
grandiosity
grandioso
grandiosos
grandity
grandkid
grandkids
grandly
grandma
grandmama
grandmamas
grandmamma
grandmammas
grandmammies
grandmammy

Literary usage of Grandiosities

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1. The Old Court Suburb: Or, Memorials of Kensington, Regal, Critical, and by Leigh Hunt (1855)
"Sometimes, in these dwarf suburban grandiosities, the steps look as weighty as half the building; sometimes the door alone reaches from the ground to the ..."

2. History of Friedrich II of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1862)
"My Constitutional Historian of England, musing on Belleisle and his Anti-Pragmatic industries and grandiosities, — "how Chief-Bully Belleisle slept down ..."

3. History of Friedrich II, of Prussia: Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1900)
"My Constitutional Historian of England, musing on Belle- isle and his Anti-Pragmatic industries and grandiosities,— ' how Chief-Bully Belleisle stept down ..."

4. Miscellaneous Essays by George E. Saintsbury (1892)
"... could not be said to have failed; and which afforded special opportunity for the eloquent grandiosities irresistible to almost all Frenchmen of genius. ..."

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