Definitions

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  • adj. majestic

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Majestic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Majestic.

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Examples

  • The intermingled sable and silver of the armed, "majestical" ghost link him with England's lost dark/fair consensus, and with its militant reemergence in the alliance of persecuted Catholics and Puritans under tolerationist Essex.

    'The One and Only'

  • My dear Friend, -- I am very much obliged to you for the _two_ copies of your poem, so beautifully printed, with such 'majestical' types, on such 'magnifical' paper, as to be almost worthy of Baskett himself.

    The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2)

  • Next morning the astronomer came again to see Mr. Greatrackes, who had "a kind of majestical yet affable presence, and a composed carriage."

    Great Astronomers

  • A little beyond Dont (whence there is an easy and interesting way to Agordo by the Val Duram) the Pelmo rises up, pale, and shadowy, and most "majestical"; while at San Nicolo the Civita comes into sight again, half-hidden in rolling, silvery mists.

    Untrodden Peaks and Unfrequented Valleys

  • My dear Friend, ” I am very much obliged to you for the two copies of your poem, so beautifully printed, with such 'majestical' types, on such 'magnifical' paper, as to be almost worthy of Baskett himself.

    The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning

  • As majestical and beautiful as this seems to me, many Seattle-ites have commented to me that it quickly becomes a nuisance.

    Christmas in the Caribbean Part 1/3: Family Life and Christmas Ties

  • I say nothing of their magnificent and sumptuous temples, those majestical structures: to the roof of Apollo Didymeus 'temple, ad branchidas, as [6528] Strabo writes, a thousand oaks did not suffice.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • This amazing, confounding, admirable, amiable beauty, [4817] than which in all nature's treasure (saith Isocrates) there is nothing so majestical and sacred, nothing so divine, lovely, precious,

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • For when Jupiter and Juno's wedding was solemnised of old, the gods were all invited to the feast, and many noble men besides: Amongst the rest came Crysalus, a Persian prince, bravely attended, rich in golden attires, in gay robes, with a majestical presence, but otherwise an ass.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • I did my best to please my master and he was a digniferous and majestical gentleman whose nail-parings were worth more than your whole carcass.

    Satyricon

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