splendid

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From Latin splendidus, from splendere (to shine) +‎ -idus (adjective forming suffix).

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splendid (comparative splendider or more splendid, superlative splendidest or most splendid)

  1. Possessing or displaying splendor; shining; very bright; as, a splendid sun.
  2. Showy; magnificent; sumptuous; pompous; as, a splendid palace; a splendid procession or pageant.
  3. Illustrious; heroic; brilliant; celebrated; famous; as, a splendid victory or reputation.

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Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 16:00