Definition of 'grandeur'
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The food holds its own against the drama of this faded grandeur. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Your plan does not need to be a thing of beauty and grandeur. Times, Sunday Times (2010)My mother grew up in a house of spectacular grandeur. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He allowed students enough room to roam around a problem and to see its true size and grandeur. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Everything was designed to impress the onlooker with the grandeur of the building as well as the importance of its wealthy owner. THE SCOTTISH ENLIGHTENMENT: The Scots' Invention of the Modern World (2002)We wanted to discover life itself, in all its grandeur and beauty. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This grandeur, this beauty deserved myths. Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994)She was overcome by the beauty and grandeur of the Assembly. Liberty: The Lives and Times of Six Women in Revolutionary France (2006)Only by crossing the short bridge can you take in its natural grandeur and the maze of streets that make up the medieval town. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It has gone from sovereign power through imperial grandeur, to family of the nation and welfare monarchy defined by good works. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The vibe 1920s faded grandeur, complete with grand piano. The Sun (2015)Despite its size and grandeur, the chalet is cosy and harmonious inside, and appears much older than its five years. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'grandeur'
British English: grandeur NOUN
If something such as a building or a piece of scenery has grandeur, it is impressive because of its size, its beauty, or its power.
...the grandeur and natural beauty of the country.
Definition of grandeur from the Collins English Dictionary
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