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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (wonderful)
a. magnificent
El antiguo teatro de la ópera es un edificio grandioso.The old opera theater is a magnificent building.
b. grand
¡Creo que esa es una idea grandiosa! No puedo creer que no hubiera pensado de eso antes.I think that is a grand idea! I can't believe I hadn't thought of that before.
c. impressive
La vista del océano desde el techo del hotel es grandiosa.The view of the ocean from the roof of the hotel is impressive.
2. (extravagant)
a. grandiose
La ceremonia estuvo bien, pero esperaba algo más grandioso.The ceremony was okay, but I was expecting something more grandiose.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. grand, splendid
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(magnífico) grand; magnificent; grandiose;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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