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august

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of august

  1. 1 having or showing a formal and serious or reserved manner unsurprisingly, the head of the bank is an august white-haired gentleman Synonyms of august dignified, distingué, distinguished, imposing, portly, solemn, staid, statelyWords Related to august decorous, proper, seemly; grave, grim, po-faced [British], sober, somber (or sombre); aristocratic, elegant, elevated, handsome, lordly, magisterial, majestic, nobleNear Antonyms of august coarse, crass, crude, improper, indecent, uncouth, unseemly, vulgarAntonyms of august flighty, frivolous, giddy, goofy, silly, undignified

  2. 2 large and impressive in size, grandeur, extent, or conception an august golden anniversary celebration for the company Synonyms of august grand, baronial, epic, gallant, glorious, grandiose, heroic (also heroical), Homeric, imperial, imposing, magnific, magnificent, majestic, massive, monumental, noble, proud, regal, royal, splendid, statelyWords Related to august colossal, 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, heavenlyNear Antonyms of august lowly, modest, unprepossessing; average, common, mediocre, ordinary, run-of-the-mill, second-rate; abject, mean, meretricious, shabby, sordid; insignificant, measly, paltry, petty, puny, trifling, trivialAntonyms of august humble, unheroic, unimposing, unimpressive



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