legendary legendary  /ˈlɛ dʒən ˌdɛ ri/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) so celebrated as to having taken on the nature of a legend
  2. (adj) celebrated in fable or legend

Usage(s):

  1. There, under the tutelage of legendary head coach Dean Smith, Jordan led the Tar Heels to the 1982 NCAA National Championship and became a star.
  2. Even the legendary Italian sports car company whiffs once in a while, and the first Ferrari Mondial was a big red disaster.
  3. The legendary hospital invests in stopping diseases before they get startedPhotographs for PTI by Ashley Gilbertson VII Network.

News

  1. Legendary River Oaks bar set to reopen this summer

    HOUSTON—A legendary bar in River Oaks is re-opening under new ownership. Marfreless shut down two and a half months ago when the original owner said he could no longer afford the rent. The "make-out" bar was known for its unmarked blue door and lack of windows.    Here’s the announcement from MarfrelessHOuston.com : We are thrilled to announce our reopening this summer at our same 2006 Peden ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: KHOU 11 Houston

  2. Legendary Ladies to light up library

    “More Unconventional Women of the West,” will be presented at Bemis Library, 6014 S. Datura St., Littleton, by the Legendary Ladies group that promotes Western women’s history. Included: actresses por
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Highlands Ranch Herald

  3. Legendary Entertainment Names Christopher Erb EVP Brand Marketing

    Burbank, CA – June 12, 2013 – Legendary Entertainment announced today that former EA Sports executive Christopher Erb is the new Executive Vice President of Brand Marketing. In this role the award-winning marketing veteran is charged with further growing Legendary’s autonomous brand identity across the consumer and business marketplaces. He began May 23 in the company’s Burbank headquarters, and ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

Quotes

  1. "For those who say today's game can't produce legendary players, I have two words: Derek Jeter. Game in and game out he just produces," Yankees owner Georger Steinbrenner said in a statement.
    on Sep 11, 2009 By: George Steinbrenner Source: ABC News

  2. "My fear of planes is legendary and sadly true," Kornheiser said. "When I looked at the upcoming schedule it was the perfect storm that would've frequently moved me from bus to air. I kept looking at the schedule the past month and wanted to...
    on May 18, 2009 By: Tony Kornheiser Source: New York Daily News

  3. "Senator Byrd's ambition was legendary," said Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., recalling how shortly after he first took his oath of office on January 3, 1959, the same day Alaska became a state, he told a local newspaper that he...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Harry Reid Source: ABC News

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