noun[mass noun] rare
Magnificent or stately appearance; grandeur.
- Despite its grandezza, it is not it is not interesting in terms of caves or mines.
- Society went on excellently well without houses, or carriages, or jewels, or toilettes, or pavements, or shops, or grandezza of any sort.
- in the 1590s he produced a comprehensive analysis of the grandezza of the Roman empire.
Early 17th century: Italian, from grande 'grand'.
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