Examples of baronial in a Sentence
a baronial mansion with dozens of spacious, luxurious rooms
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With these departures, the American era of the baronial chief executive, sitting atop an industrial dominion with all the attendant privileges, is drawing to a close.
Saudi Arabia hosted the president on a baronial scale, with lavish banquets in palaces, his image projected on the side of a building.
Unquestionably, the most colorful social event of the visit was staged by Ralston at his baronial estate south from San Francisco in Belmont.
In the late 19th century, wealthy industrialists started building baronial weekend and summer mansions and estates.
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First Known Use of baronial
Synonymsaugust, grand, epic, gallant, glorious, grandiose, heroic (also heroical), Homeric, imperial, imposing, magnific, magnificent, majestic, massive, monumental, noble, proud, regal, royal, splendid, stately
Antonymshumble, unheroic, unimposing, unimpressive
Related Wordscolossal, monstrous, prodigious, stupendous, tremendous; kingly, lordly, princely, queenly; awesome, awful, cosmic (also cosmical), sublime, wondrous; formidable, impressive, prepossessing, redoubtable; apocalyptic (also apocalyptical), inflated, operatic, overblown, pompous; marvelous (or marvellous), superb, terrific, wonderful; extravagant, lavish, luxurious, opulent, palatial, palatine, sumptuous; gorgeous, resplendent, splendiferous; extraordinary, killer, remarkable, sensational, striking; celestial, divine, heavenly
Near Antonymslowly, modest, unprepossessing; average, common, mediocre, ordinary, run-of-the-mill, second-rate; abject, mean, meretricious, shabby, sordid; insignificant, measly, paltry, petty, puny, trifling, trivial
BARONIAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of baronial for English Language Learners
: of or relating to a baron : suitable for a baron
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