adjective, grand·er, grand·est.
noun, plural grands for 13, grand for 14.
Words nearby grand
Origin of grand
SYNONYMS FOR grand
OTHER WORDS FROM grandgrand·ly, adverbgrand·ness, nounun·grand, adjective
Examples from the Web for grandest
Elizabeth Taylor, James Dean, and Rock Hudson all stayed at El Paisano, still the grandest hotel in town.Big-Sky West Texas: A Road Trip Through Hidden America|Condé Nast Traveler|March 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Still, Horowitz faces stiff competition when it comes to becoming a man in the grandest fashion.The Six Most Fabulous, Most Epic Bar Mitzvah Dances Ever (VIDEO)|Kevin Fallon|August 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But his grandest project so far has little to do with infrastructure.Senegal Presidential Elections: Violence Flares Over Wade’s Candidacy|Artis Henderson|February 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The evolution and geology of the planet, then, is intricately linked on the grandest of scales with the evolution of life.Here on Earth, The Forgotten Founding Father, and Other Reviews|The Daily Beast|April 30, 2011|DAILY BEAST
College football: "America's grandest monument to national hypocrisy."
In the grandest Tudor houses the entrance-door usually opened directly into this hall.The Decoration of Houses|Edith Wharton
La Vallette was unquestionably the grandest of the Grand Masters of the order.The Story of Malta|Maturin M. Ballou
My skill is the grandest magic on earth, the common magic of every day.Analyzing Character|Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
The sound, I think, is one of the grandest in nature, and is of the true species of the sublime. '
It was Mevrouw van Holp arrayed in the grandest of caps and the longest of satin aprons ruffled with lace.Hans Brinker|Mary Mapes Dodge