Entry from British & World English dictionary
Magnificent and impressive in appearance: the splendorous capital of the empire a splendorous sunset
More example sentences
- Once upon a time, a troll lived in a vast and splendorous castle atop a medium sized hill.
- Man and nature have worked together to produce the splendorous sights of Oslo and Stockholm.
- Wild garlic, woodruff, ivy, wild strawberry and violets provide the splendorous colour that gives the wood one of its many appealing qualities.
Early 17th centuryː from splendour + -ous.
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