Sinonimi di greatness
1 (sostantivo )
the greatness of ancient Rome
Only once inside do you appreciate the church's true grandeur.
the glory of the royal court
the majesty of the mainland mountains
They met in the splendour of the hotel.
the pomp and splendour of the English aristocracy
I shall never forget the magnificence of the Swiss mountains.
2 (sostantivo )
Our team has the potential to achieve greatness this season.
At the height of his fame, his every word was valued.
He had his moment of glory when he won the Berlin Marathon.
She has finally achieved celebrity after 25 years as a performer.
He is a composer of distinction and sensitivity.
pilots who achieved eminence in the aeronautical world
The team is relying too much on names that have lost their lustre.
She used to be a singer of some renown.
3 (sostantivo )
The immensity of the universe is difficult to grasp.
books of various sizes
Pluto and Triton have nearly the same mass and density.
the shadowy bulk of an ancient barn
the magnitude of the task confronting them
enormity (informal), , , ,
I was appalled by the enormity of the task ahead of us.
4 (sostantivo )
Safety is of paramount importance.
I was glad I had nothing of great moment to do that afternoon.
That argument no longer carries much weight.
Such arguments are of little import.
ideas about the social significance of religion
You don't seem to appreciate the gravity of this situation.
It is a matter of utmost urgency.
the seriousness of the crisis
the heaviness of earthbound matter
5 (sostantivo )
He is wholly concerned with his own grandeur.
Everyone admired her extraordinary dignity and composure.
her moral decency and generosity of spirit
nobility, , , , , , , ,
I found Mr. Mandela supremely courteous, with a genuine nobility of bearing.
6 (sostantivo )
He was surprised at the strength of his own feeling.
slamming the door behind her with all her force
His intensity, and the ferocity of his feelings alarmed me.
The potency of the flavours increases with time.
The operatic amplitude of her voice suits the occasion.
No really great man ever thought himself so – Whether Genius is Conscious of Its Powers?]He is greatest who is most often in men's good thoughts – Notebooks]There would be no great ones if there were no little ones – Outlandish Proverbs]The greatest spirits are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues – Discourse on Method]I would sooner fail than not be among the greatest – letter]It is the privilege of greatness to confer intense happiness with insignificant gifts – Human, All Too Human]Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon 'em – Twelfth Night]Few great men could pass Personnel – Growing Up Absurd]No man who wanted to be a great man ever was a great man
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in the sense of amplitude
greatness of extentThe operatic amplitude of her voice suits the occasion.
in the sense of bulk
volume or size, esp. when greatthe shadowy bulk of an ancient barn
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