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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Great brightness. Also: Glory.

Usage examples (36)
  • It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
  • It is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor
  • Yet the splendor is the authenticity of each fluid stage of his development, which is no small task.
  • This brilliant wheel, justly called a splendor, is attached to a conical cap on the head of the dancer, held by a ribbon or kerchief tied under the chin. for more
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