Part of speech:
Having a pitch corresponding to a relatively large number of sound-wave cycles per second:
Praised, or honored.
Morally or intellectually superior.
In a version or form that has been improved or made better than some other standard form.
(Old Poet.) Airy; unsubstantial; visionary
Using much energy; strenuous
Full of or due to unwarranted pride and self-importance; overbearing; haughty
Of or relating to the sky or physical universe as understood in astronomy:
Having or showing dignity or stateliness
Divine means relating to God or extremely good.
Capable of or characterized by eloquence:
Outstanding or remarkable:
The definition of epic is something that refers to a heroic story or something that is heroic or grand.
Not earthly; heavenly; celestial
(Informal) Very good; excellent, delightful, admirable, etc.: a general term of approval
Using high-flown, pompous, bombastic words and expressions
(Archaic) Lofty; noble
Causing or marked by great happiness, beauty, peace, etc.
Boastful or bombastic
Imposing or awesome in size, degree, or extent:
Having excellent qualities; superior
(Greek Mythology) Of or relating to the greater gods and goddesses of the ancient Greek pantheon, whose abode was Mount Olympus.
Of transcending importance; overriding
(Archaic) Characterized by pomp or stately display:
Having a napped surface, or having the pile cut with a design in relief
Having or evidencing a refined mind and wit.
Imposing; dignified; majestic
At a rapid or precipitous rate:
The definition of supreme is the highest or best.
Impressively great or difficult:
Having or showing a moderate estimation of one's own abilities, accomplishments, or value:
Having or showing a consciousness of one's defects or shortcomings; not overly proud; not self-assertive; modest
Ranked near the beginning of an ascending series or scale:
The definition of base is something that forms a foundation.
Having a low esteem of one's own worth; humble; meek; free from pride.
Extravagantly ambitious or aspiring
Inspiring awe and reverence; imposing and magnificent
Marked by arrogance; haughty and overbearing.
Presumptuously arrogant; overbearing:
The definition of supercilious is someone who feels or acts like they are better than everyone else.
More comprehensive or inclusive; generic
The slender part of a flower pistil, connecting the ovary and the stigma. The pollen tube grows through the style delivering the pollen nuclei to the ovary.
Raised to or occupying a high position or rank
Overly convinced of one's own superiority and importance
William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Of high spiritual, moral, or intellectual worth.
Belonging to or reserved for a small select group; exclusive:
Of, relating to, or having the nature of an idealist or idealism.
of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style; ; - Oliver Franks
Existing or living in the air.
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