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grandeur

  
1       n-uncount   If something such as a building or a piece of scenery has grandeur, it is impressive because of its size, its beauty, or its power.  
oft the N of n   (=magnificence, splendour)  
...the grandeur and natural beauty of South America...     
2       n-uncount   Someone's grandeur is the great importance and social status that they have, or think they have.  
oft poss N  
He is wholly concerned with his own grandeur.     
3   
    delusions of grandeur  
    delusion  
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grandeur

  
  
augustness, dignity, greatness, importance, loftiness, magnificence, majesty, nobility, pomp, splendour, state, stateliness, sublimity  
  
Antonyms     
   commonness, inferiority, insignificance, lowliness, pettiness, smallness, triviality, unimportance  

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