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  • adj. Not grandiose.

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un- +‎ grandiose

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  • Too many recent non-communities have sprung fully shaped from the architects' and planners' drawing boards. Given the neo-brutalism of some of them, one is tempted to say "fully armed." The hallmarks of good design are now seen to lie with the ungrandiose and the unimposed.

    --Barbara Ward, 1976, The home of man‎, p. 128

    April 6, 2009