What is another word for grandeur?

375 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ ɡɹandˈɜː], [ ɡɹandˈɜː], [ ɡ_ɹ_a_n_d_ˈɜː]

Grandeur is a word that is often used to describe something that is majestic, impressive, or awe-inspiring. There are many synonyms for grandeur that can be used to convey similar ideas. Some examples include splendor, magnificence, majesty, grandness, greatness, impressiveness, and sublimity. Each of these words carries its own unique connotations and shades of meaning, but all of them can be used to describe something that is truly remarkable or inspiring. Whether you are trying to describe a beautiful natural landscape, an impressive work of art, or a grandiose architectural structure, there are plenty of synonyms for grandeur that can help you to find just the right words.

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A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
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What are the opposite words for grandeur?

Grandeur refers to the splendor, magnificence, and elegance of something. The word implies something stunning, beautiful, and majestic, but what's the opposite of grandeur? The antonyms for grandeur are plainness, modesty, simplicity, and humility. The simplicity highlights something without adornment or ostentation, whereas humility suggests a lack of excitement, importance or pretense. Modesty implies a conscious rejection of excessiveness and extravagance, emphasizing understatement and self-restraint. Opposite of grandeur sometimes also includes commonness, simplicity, and ordinariness, suggesting a basic or typical quality that is devoid of any luxurious or splendid features. Understanding antonyms for grandeur is essential to describe precisely what something is not.

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Usage examples for Grandeur

Thus the story of faded grandeur is written all over the plains of northern Europe and Asia.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
It was rapidly growing dark in the bottom of the great rift, but he could still see the dim white flashing of the fall and the vast wall of rock and rugged hillside that ran up in shadowy grandeur, high above his head, and as he gazed at it all he felt his heart throb fast.
"The Greater Power"
Harold Bindloss W. Herbert Dunton
Instead of greatness or grandeur, I longed for the face, and it was the only one I ever loved.
"The Mystery of the Locks"
Edgar Watson Howe

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