grandness grandness

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a prominent status
  2. (n) unusual largeness in size or extent or number
  3. (n) the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand
  4. (n) splendid or imposing in size or appearance

Usage(s):

  1. The new generation tends to mimic both his pyrotechnical prose and his thematic grandness.
  2. In this Grand Hotel without grandness, coincidence and sentiment are bigger than life.

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  1. When asked what the new songs sounded like, Bach said "the world's not prepared for what I've heard from this guy". "It's got the grandness and epic-ness of November Rain but with the snarl, the attitude of Appetite (For Destruction."
    on Nov 9, 2007 By: Sebastian Bach Source: Stuff.co.nz

  2. In Vanderhaeghe's defence, "there's a grandness and accomplishment to the writing in Last Crossing that cannot be overlooked," Cuddy said. "The other two novels, in my opinion, pale [in comparison]."
    on Feb 18, 2004 By: Jim Cuddy Source: CBC.ca

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