Synonyms of splendid in English:



  • 1 a splendid palazzo on the Grand Canal their splendid costumes
    magnificent, sumptuous, grand, impressive, imposing, superb, spectacular, resplendent, opulent, luxurious, palatial, deluxe, rich, fine, costly, expensive, lavish, ornate, gorgeous, glorious, dazzling, elegant, handsome, beautiful;
    British informal swish
    North American informal swank
    literary brave
    [Antonyms] modest, unimpressive, ordinary
  • 2 an MP with a splendid reputation
    distinguished, glorious, glittering, illustrious, remarkable, outstanding, exceptional, celebrated, renowned, famous, impressive, notable, noted, eminent, noble, lofty, venerable, exemplary
    [Antonyms] undistinguished
  • 3 informal we had a splendid holiday
    informal super, great, smashing, amazing, amazeballs, fantastic, terrific, tremendous, phenomenal, sensational, incredible, heavenly, stellar, gorgeous, dreamy, grand, fabulous, fab, fabby, fantabulous, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, awesome, magic, ace, cool, mean, bad, wicked, mega, crucial, mind-blowing, far out, A1, sound, out of this world, marvy, spanking
    British informal brilliant, brill, bosting
    North American informal peachy, dandy, jim-dandy, neat, badass, boss, radical, rad, boffo, bully, bitching, bodacious
    Australian/New Zealand informal beaut, bonzer
    South African informal kif, lank
    black English dope, def, phat
    informal , dated groovy, divine
    British informal , dated capital, champion, wizard, corking, ripping, cracking, spiffing, top-hole, topping, beezer
    North American informal , dated swell, keen
    archaic goodly
    [Antonyms] dreadful, awful, horrible
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    Pronunciation: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
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