greatness greatness  /ˈɡreɪt nəs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the property possessed by something or someone of outstanding importance or eminence
  2. (n) unusual largeness in size or extent or number

Usage(s):

  1. Greatness is a compliment generally conferred in retrospect.
  2. Much like yourself, the Emmy voters chose not to acknowledge greatness.
  3. Marlborough and Wellington had greatness.

News

  1. Mario Kart 8 Embraces Its Glorious History [Wii U]

    It's all right to recognize greatness, even when a franchise doesn't change much through the years.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: GameSpot

  2. Berkman searching for answers at plate in 15th season

    Is he still capable of greatness? That's the question Lance Berkman occasionally asks himself.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Major League Baseball

  3. D.J. Chark Commits to LSU: What Stud WR Brings to Tigers

    LSU continues to set itself up for greatness on the 2014 recruiting trail, as D.J. Chark , 3-star wide receiver, becomes the next recruit to commit to Les Miles ' class . ESPN.com's Sam Khan Jr. reports on LSU's latest commitment, who hails from Alexandria, La.: LSU was a dream school for Alexandria (La.) Senior High School receiver  D.J. Chark  growing up.  So when the 2014 prospect got the ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

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Quotes

  1. Speaking on Independence Day to a group of Americans, he said, "We gather to affirm the greatness of our nation - not because of the height of our skyscrapers, or the power of our military, or the size of our economy. Our pride is based on a very...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Thomas Jefferson Source: Bahama Islands Info

  2. Obama said his former pastor expressed views that "denigrate both the greatness and the goodness of our nation; that rightly offend white and black alike."
    on Mar 18, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Bloomberg

  3. "I don't seek the presidency on the presumption that I am blessed with such personal greatness," Mr. McCain said. "That history has anointed me to save my country in its hour of need."
    on Feb 13, 2008 By: John McCain Source: New York Times

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