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English definition of “legendary”

legendary

adjective  /ˈledʒ·ənˌder·i/ us  

legendary adjective (OF STORIES)

of or relating to an old story or set of stories from ancient times, or the stories that people tell about a famous event or person: legendary tales of great deeds (= wonderful things that someone did)

legendary adjective (FAMOUS)

of or describing someone who is very famous and admired, usually because of an ability in a particular area: the legendary magician Houdini
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