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splendor

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of splendor

  1. 1 impressiveness of beauty on a large scale the splendor of the ancient monument awed us into silence Synonyms of splendor augustness, brilliance, gloriousness, glory, gorgeousness, grandeur, grandness, majesty, nobility, nobleness, resplendence, resplendency, splendidness, splendiferousness, magnificence, stateliness, stupendousness, sublimeness, superbnessWords Related to splendor awesomeness, formidability, marvelousness, wonderfulness, wondrousness; dignity, elegance, grace; lavishness, luxuriance, luxuriousness, luxury, opulence, princeliness, richness, sumptuousness; grandiosity, ostentation, pretentiousness; elaborateness, flashiness, gaudiness, ornateness, poshness, ritziness, showiness, swankiness; extraordinariness, remarkableness

  2. 2 the quality or state of having or giving off light the splendor of the huge diamond can scarcely be described Synonyms of splendor brightness, brilliancy, candor, dazzle, effulgence, illumination, lambency, lightness, luminance, luminosity, luminousness, luster (or lustre), lustrousness, radiance, refulgence, brillianceWords Related to splendor blaze, flare, flash, flicker, light; fluorescence, incandescence, luminescence; burnish, gloss, polish, sheen, shine, shininess; fire, flame, glare, glow; flash, gleam, glimmer, glint, glisten, glitter, scintillation, shimmer, sparkle, twinkleNear Antonyms of splendor dimness, gloominess, somberness; cloudiness, haziness, murkiness, obscureness, obscurity; colorlessness, grayness, lackluster, paleness, shadiness, shadowinessAntonyms of splendor blackness, dark, darkness, dullness (also dulness), duskiness

  3. 3 something extraordinary or surprising some of the many splendors of the reign of Tutankhamen are on display in this new travelling exhibition Synonyms of splendor caution, flash, marvel, miracle, phenomenon, portent, prodigy, sensation, wonderWords Related to splendor curiosity, sight, spectacle; beauty, corker, crackerjack (also crackajack), dandy, jim-dandy, knockout; apparition, appearance



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