sublimity

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noun sub·lim·i·ty \sə-ˈbli-mə-tē\

Definition of sublimity

plural

sublimities

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being sublime

  2. 2 :  something sublime or exalted

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First Known Use of sublimity

15th century


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