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"magnificent" in British English

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magnificentadjective

uk   /mæɡˈnɪf.ɪ.sənt/ us   /mæɡˈnɪf.ə.sənt/
B1 very good, beautiful, or deserving to be admired: a magnificent view a magnificent piece of writing They live in a magnificent Tudor house.

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magnificence
noun [U] uk   /mæɡˈnɪf.ɪ.səns/ us   /mæɡˈnɪf.ə.səns/
the splendour and magnificence of the Pyramids
magnificently
adverb uk   /mæɡˈnɪf.ɪ.sənt.li/ us   /mæɡˈnɪf.ə.sənt.li/
C1 I thought she coped magnificently.
(Definition of magnificent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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magnificentadjective

us   /mæɡˈnɪf·ə·sənt/
causing admiration esp. because of an unusual quality such as great size or beauty: New Orleans is famous for its magnificent old oak trees.
magnificence
noun [U] us   /mæɡˈnɪf·ə·səns/
the magnificence of nature
(Definition of magnificent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “magnificent”
in Korean 훌륭한…
in Arabic رائع…
in Malaysian mengagumkan…
in French magnifique…
in Russian великолепный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 極好的, 壯麗的, 令人羨慕的…
in Italian magnifico, sfarzoso…
in Turkish muhteşem, mükemmel, çok güzel…
in Polish wspaniały…
in Spanish magnífico…
in Vietnamese lộng lẫy…
in Portuguese magnífico, majestoso, maravilhoso…
in Thai งดงาม…
in German großartig…
in Catalan magnífic…
in Japanese 壮大な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 极好的, 壮丽的, 令人羡慕的…
in Indonesian hebat…
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