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Synonyms for august
ˈɔ gəstau·gust

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. august

    Awful should not be used of things which are merely disagreeable or annoying, nor of all that are alarming and terrible, but only of such as bring a solemn awe upon the soul, as in the presence of a superior power; as, the awful hush before the battle. That which is awful arouses an oppressive, that which is august an admiring reverence; we speak of the august presence of a mighty monarch, the awful presence of death. We speak of an exalted station, a grand mountain, an imposing presence, a majestic cathedral, a noble mien, a solemn litany, a stately march, an august assembly, the awful scene of the Judgment Day.

    Synonyms:
    alarming, appalling, awful, dire, direful, dread, dreadful, fearful, frightful, grand, horrible, imposing, majestic, noble, portentous, shocking, solemn, stately, terrible, terrific

    Antonyms:
    base, beggarly, commonplace, contemptible, despicable, humble, inferior, lowly, mean, paltry, undignified, vulgar

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. augustadjective

    Synonyms:
    majestic, dignified, stately, noble, pompous, imposing, grand, solemn, exalted

    Antonyms:
    mean, undignified, unimposing, common, vulgar, despicable, paltry, unnoticeable, beggarly, commonplace

Princeton's WordNet

  1. August, Augadjective

    the month following July and preceding September

    Antonyms:
    dishonourable, dishonorable, lowborn

  2. august, grand, lordlyadjective

    of or befitting a lord

    "heir to a lordly fortune"; "of august lineage"

    Synonyms:
    gilded, marvelous, heroic, rattling(a), revered, deluxe, elevated, wondrous, imposing, rarified, noble-minded, overbearing, lordly, sniffy, wonderful, grand, marvellous, supercilious, tremendous, distinguished, luxurious, prideful, idealistic, fantastic, exalted, opulent, venerable, princely, rarefied, swaggering, sumptuous, high-minded, haughty, terrific, high-flown, lofty, magisterial, howling(a), imperious, expansive, disdainful, sublime

    Antonyms:
    dishonourable, dishonorable, lowborn

  3. august, revered, venerableadjective

    profoundly honored

    "revered holy men"

    Synonyms:
    grand, revered, lordly, venerable

    Antonyms:
    dishonourable, lowborn, dishonorable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. augustadjective

    Synonyms:
    imposing, awful, solemn, venerable, majestic, stately, pompous, great, regal, noble, dignified, kingly, princely, magnificent, superb

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. augustadjective

    Synonyms:
    majestic, sublime, imposing, impressive, grand, pompous

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "august":

    aug, août, augustus, agosto, augusta, auguste, augusto, 8

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How to use august in a sentence?

  1. Craig Erlam:

    It was reminiscent of the kind of heavy selling that we saw back in August when emerging market concerns were very high, which in turn weighed on sentiment in Europe.

  2. Ignacio Labaqui:

    Although Macri has increased his support and certainly gained momentum in the last month, the scenario remains highly competitive among the three leading presidential aspirants, it will probably stay that way until the August primaries.

  3. John Kilduff:

    Seems like there is volatility with the U.S. August contract set to expire and the weak equities are not helping either.

  4. Spencer Hill:

    While we believe the trend in labor force participation is higher due to reopening and mass vaccination, we expect a pause in August due to concerns around the Delta variant.

  5. Adam Schiff:

    Then, later in August, Stone does something truly remarkable, when he predicts that John Podesta's personal emails will soon be published. 'Trust me, it will soon be Podesta's time in the barrel. #Crooked Hillary,'.


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