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  • n. The state of being grand

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Grandeur.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality of being grand; greatness; grandeur; magnificence.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand
  • n. splendid or imposing in size or appearance
  • n. a prominent status
  • n. unusual largeness in size or extent or number


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  • The building's modernist beauty and grandness is a reflection of the adoration that Miró is held in by Barcelona.

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