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Definition of Splendid

Splendid

  1. Possessing or displaying splendor; shining; very bright; as, a splendid sun.
  2. Showy; magnificent; sumptuous; pompous; as, a splendid palace; a splendid procession or pageant.
  3. Illustrious; heroic; brilliant; celebrated; famous; as, a splendid victory or reputation.

Splendid Quotations

These flowers, which were splendid and sprightly, waking in the dawn of the morning, in the evening will be a pitiful frivolity, sleeping in the cold night's arms.
Pedro Calderon de la Barca

'No comment' is a splendid expression. I am using it again and again.
Winston Churchill

I like to be surrounded by splendid things.
Freddie Mercury

It was a splendid summer morning and it seemed as if nothing could go wrong. - John Cheever
It was a splendid summer morning and it seemed as if nothing could go wrong.
John Cheever

Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
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Splendid Translations

splendid in Latin is palmarium