majestic

[ muh-jes-tik ]
/ məˈdʒɛs tɪk /

adjective

characterized by or possessing majesty; of lofty dignity or imposing aspect; stately; grand: the majestic Alps.
Also ma·jes·ti·cal.

Origin of majestic

First recorded in 1595–1605; majest(y) + -ic

Related forms

ma·jes·ti·cal·ly, adverbun·ma·jes·tic, adjectiveun·ma·jes·ti·cal·ly, adverb

Can be confused

magisterial magistrate majestic
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British Dictionary definitions for majestic

majestic

less commonly majestical

/ (məˈdʒɛstɪk) /

adjective

having or displaying majesty or great dignity; grand; lofty

Derived Forms

majestically, adverb
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