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grandezza

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Pronunciation: /ɡranˈdɛtsa
 
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Definition of grandezza in English:

noun

[mass noun] rare
Magnificent or stately appearance; grandeur.
Example sentences
  • If he be there at the arrival of the Plate-Fleet, he shall see such a Grandezza, that the Roman Monarchy in her highest florish never had the like.
  • It is truly remarkable to observe the grandezza which Athens attained in the space of a hundred years.
  • in the 1590s he produced a comprehensive analysis of the grandezza of the Roman empire.

Origin

early 17th century: Italian, from grande 'grand'.

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