[ lej-uhn-der-ee ]
/ ˈlɛdʒ ənˌdɛr i /
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noun, plural leg·end·ar·ies.
a collection of legends.
OTHER WORDS FOR legendary
1 heroic, supernatural, strange, superhuman.
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Origin of legendary
OTHER WORDS FROM legendary
leg·end·ar·i·ly, adverbpre·leg·end·ar·y, adjectivepseu·do·leg·end·ar·y, adjectivequa·si-leg·end·ar·y, adjective
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How to use legendary in a sentence
The recent legendaries record whole armies and cities, which were at once swept away by the undistinguishing rage of persecution.The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire|Edward Gibbon
Such a pious, or blasphemous fraud, was not unusual among the dark fancies of the monastic legendaries.Amenities of Literature|Isaac Disraeli
British Dictionary definitions for legendary
/ (ˈlɛdʒəndərɪ, -drɪ) /
of or relating to legend
celebrated or described in a legend or legends
very famous or notorious
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