[ muh-jes-tik ]
/ məˈdʒɛs tɪk /
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characterized by or possessing majesty; of lofty dignity or imposing aspect; stately; grand: the majestic Alps.
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Also ma·jes·ti·cal .
OTHER WORDS FROM majesticma·jes·ti·cal·ly, adverbun·ma·jes·tic, adjectiveun·ma·jes·ti·cal·ly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH majesticmagisterial, magistrate, majestic
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How to use majestic in a sentence
The first six lines of the stanza seem majestical and severe; but the two last turn them all into a pleasant ridicule.
The first six lines of the stanza seem majestical and severe, but the two last turn them all into a pleasant ridicule.Discourses on Satire and on Epic Poetry|John Dryden
It is our will That thus enchains us to permitted ill— We might be otherwise—we might be all We dream of happy, high, majestical.Mysticism in English Literature|Caroline F. E. Spurgeon
The yachts were moving away yonder, majestical, swan-like, white sails shining against the blue.Phantom Fortune, A Novel|M. E. Braddon
All at once, as he ran by the ridge of Parnassus, there in the cool of a cleft was seated the majestical god Pan!The Browning Cyclopdia|Edward Berdoe
British Dictionary definitions for majestic
less commonly majestical
/ (məˈdʒɛstɪk) /
having or displaying majesty or great dignity; grand; lofty
Derived forms of majesticmajestically, adverb
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