grand manner


Definition of grand manner

: an elevated or grand style (as in music or literature)

Examples of grand manner in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The new grand manner is again showing us the course of empire, on the far side of the apogee. Washington Post, "America needs an epic narrative right now. Painters are working on it.," 28 Nov. 2020 The Los Angeles Philharmonic opened its new season on Sept. 26 in a grand manner. Jane Napier Neely, La Cañada Valley Sun, "The Valley Line: St. Bede community dons Western duds, lines up for barbecue at 66th birthday celebration," 9 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of grand manner

1695, in the meaning defined above

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2 Dec 2020

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“Grand manner.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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