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"majestic" in British English

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majesticadjective

uk   us   /məˈdʒes.tɪk/
(Definition of majestic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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majesticadjective

 us   /məˈdʒes·tɪk/
(of something) having the ​quality of causing you to ​feelgreatadmiration and ​respect for it because of ​itssize, ​power, or ​beauty: We ​flew over the majestic Sierra Nevada ​mountains.
(Definition of majestic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “majestic”
in Arabic فَخْم, مُهيب…
in Korean 장엄한…
in Portuguese majestoso…
in Catalan majestuós…
in Japanese 雄大な, 威厳のある…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雄伟的, 壮丽的, 威严的…
in Turkish görkemli, muhteşem, ihtişamlı…
in Russian величественный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雄偉的, 壯麗的, 威嚴的…
in Italian imponente, meraviglioso…
in Polish majestatyczny…
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