Definition of Splendid

1. Adjective. Having great beauty and splendor. "A kind of splendiferous native simplicity"

Exact synonyms: Glorious, Resplendent, Splendiferous
Similar to: Beautiful
Derivative terms: Glory, Resplend, Resplendence, Resplendency



2. Adjective. Very good;of the highest quality. "A first-class mind"
Exact synonyms: Excellent, Fantabulous, First-class
Similar to: Superior
Derivative terms: Excel, Excellence, Excellency

3. Adjective. Characterized by grandeur. "The splendid coronation ceremony"
Exact synonyms: Brilliant, Glorious, Magnificent
Similar to: Impressive
Derivative terms: Brilliance, Brilliancy, Glory, Magnificence, Magnificence

Definition of Splendid

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

Definition of Splendid

1. Adjective. Possessing or displaying splendor; shining; very bright; as, a splendid sun. ¹

2. Adjective. Showy; magnificent; sumptuous; pompous; as, a splendid palace; a splendid procession or pageant. ¹

3. Adjective. Illustrious; heroic; brilliant; celebrated; famous; as, a splendid victory or reputation. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Splendid

1. magnificent [adj -DIDER, -DIDEST] - See also: magnificent

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Splendid

spleening
spleenish
spleenless
spleenlike
spleens
spleenwort
spleenworts
spleeny
spleget
splen-
splenalgia
splenative
splenauxe
splenculus
splendent
splendid (current term)
splendider
splendidest
splendidious
splendidly
splendidness
splendidnesses
splendidous
splendiferous
splendiferously
splendiferousness
splendiloquent
splendish
splendor
splendorous

Literary usage of Splendid

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1. The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain (2001)
"splendid PAGEANTS AND GREAT BONFIRES." Mere acquaintances hugged and kissed each other and cried. Everybody took a holiday, ..."

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