Definition of greatness in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡrātnəs/


The quality of being great, distinguished, or eminent: Elgar’s greatness as a composer
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  • Whatever his personal qualities, greatness inevitably accrues to such a man.
  • Rather, he was given the qualities needed to achieve greatness and made the most of them.
  • Perhaps we should make a distinction here between greatness and excellence.
eminence, distinction, illustriousness, repute, high standing;
importance, significance;
celebrity, fame, prominence, renown
genius, prowess, talent, expertise, mastery, artistry, virtuosity, skill, proficiency;
flair, finesse;
caliber, distinction

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Syllabification: great·ness

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