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səˈblaɪmsub·lime

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. sublime

    Synonyms:
    raised, exalted, lofty, elevated, eminent, grand, stately, high, noble, majestic, glorious, magnificent

    Antonyms:
    low, depressed, unexalted, inconspicuous, unimposing, ordinary, mean, ignoble, inglorious, base, ridiculous

Princeton's WordNet1.5 / 2 votes

  1. empyreal, empyrean, sublimeadjective

    inspiring awe

    "well-meaning ineptitude that rises to empyreal absurdity"- M.S.Dworkin; "empyrean aplomb"- Hamilton Basso; "the sublime beauty of the night"

    Synonyms:
    empyreal, rarified, noble-minded, empyrean, elevated, lofty, idealistic, reverend, exalted, high-minded, high-flown, grand, rarefied

    Antonyms:
    inglorious, ignoble, profane, dejected, secular

  2. reverend, sublimeadjective

    worthy of adoration or reverence

    Synonyms:
    empyreal, rarified, noble-minded, empyrean, elevated, lofty, idealistic, reverend, exalted, high-minded, high-flown, grand, rarefied

    Antonyms:
    inglorious, dejected, ignoble, profane, secular

  3. sublimeadjective

    lifted up or set high

    "their hearts were jocund and sublime"- Milton

    Synonyms:
    empyreal, noble-minded, empyrean, elevated, lofty, idealistic, reverend, exalted, rarified, high-minded, high-flown, grand, rarefied

    Antonyms:
    profane, secular, ignoble, dejected, inglorious

  4. exalted, elevated, sublime, grand, high-flown, high-minded, lofty, rarefied, rarified, idealistic, noble-mindedverb

    of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style

    "an exalted ideal"; "argue in terms of high-flown ideals"- Oliver Franks; "a noble and lofty concept"; "a grand purpose"

    Synonyms:
    gilded, marvelous, proud, opulent, empyrean, heroic, rattling(a), majestic, deluxe, elevated, wondrous, imposing, raised(a), rarified, noble-minded, eminent, empyreal, lordly, gallant, wonderful, grand, marvellous, ideal, high-sounding, tremendous, distinguished, luxurious, idealistic, fantastic, inflated, exalted, reverend, rare, princely, rarefied, sumptuous, high-minded, august, terrific, high-flown, lofty, magisterial, towering, howling(a), expansive, soaring

    Antonyms:
    secular, profane, inglorious, ignoble, dejected

  5. sublime, sublimateverb

    vaporize and then condense right back again

    Synonyms:
    rarefy, distill, make pure, purify, subtilize, sublimate

    Antonyms:
    ignoble, dejected, inglorious, secular, profane

  6. sublime, sublimateverb

    change or cause to change directly from a solid into a vapor without first melting

    "sublime iodine"; "some salts sublime when heated"

    Synonyms:
    rarefy, distill, make pure, purify, subtilize, sublimate

    Antonyms:
    secular, ignoble, dejected, inglorious, profane

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. sublimeadjective

    Synonyms:
    high, elevated

  2. sublimeadjective

    Synonyms:
    exalted (in excellence or dignity), great, noble, grand, lofty, dignified, stately, majestic

  3. sublimeverb

    Synonyms:
    vaporize (as a solid, to be again condensed), sublimate

  4. sublimeverb

    Synonyms:
    refine, exalt, elevate, heighten

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. sublimeadjective

    Synonyms:
    exalted, grand, magnificent, glorious, majestic

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "sublime":

    gorgeous, beautiful, glorious, breathtaking, magnificent, lofty

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How to use sublime in a sentence?

  1. Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi:

    You are quaffing drink from a hundred fountains: whenever any of these hundred yields less, your pleasure is diminished. But when the sublime fountain gushes from within you, no longer need you steal from the other fountains.

  2. William John Bennett:

    The elementary school must assume as its sublime and most solemn responsibility the task of teaching every child in it to read. Any school that does not accomplish this has failed.

  3. Socrates:

    I decided that it was not wisdom that enable poets to write their poetry, but a kind of instinct or inspiration, such that you find in seers and prophets who deliver all their sublime message without knowing in the least what they mean

  4. Rabbi Harold Kushner:

    One of the most sublime experiences we can ever have is to wake up feeling healthy after we have been sick.

  5. Ian Hornak, Cover Magazine, 1994; American Idealist & Realist Painter and Draughtsman recognized for his collaboration with the:

    While I know that the beautiful, the spiritual, and the sublime are today suspect, I have begun to stop resisting the constant urge to deny that beauty has a valid right to exist in contemporary art.


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