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Synonyms for sublime

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. empyreal, empyrean, sublime(adj)

    inspiring awe

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

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

    inglorious, ignoble, profane, dejected, secular

  2. reverend, sublime(adj)

    worthy of adoration or reverence

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

    inglorious, dejected, ignoble, profane, secular

  3. sublime(adj)

    lifted up or set high

    "their hearts were jocund and sublime"- Milton

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

    profane, secular, ignoble, dejected, inglorious

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

    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"

    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

    secular, profane, inglorious, ignoble, dejected

  5. sublime, sublimate(verb)

    vaporize and then condense right back again

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

    ignoble, dejected, inglorious, secular, profane

  6. sublime, sublimate(verb)

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

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

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

    secular, ignoble, dejected, inglorious, profane

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sublime

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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sublime(a.)

    high, elevated

  2. sublime(a.)

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

  3. sublime(v. a.)

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

  4. sublime(v. a.)

    refine, exalt, elevate, heighten

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sublime(a)

    exalted, grand, magnificent, glorious, majestic

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sublime":

    gorgeous, beautiful, glorious, breathtaking, magnificent, lofty

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How to use sublime in a sentence?

  1. Prof.Salam Al Shereida:

    The effervescence of victory is sublime to those who never give in.

  2. Sir Martin Archer Shee:

    Dug from the tomb of taste-refining time, Each form is exquisite, each block sublime. Or good, or bad,-disfigur'd, or deprav'd,- All art, is at its resurrection sav'd All crown'd with glory in the critic's heav'n, Each merit magnified, each fault forgiven.

  3. Francis of Assisi:

    Grant me the treasure of sublime poverty: permit the distinctive sign of our order to be that it does not possess anything of its own beneath the sun, for the glory of your name, and that it have no other patrimony than begging.

  4. John Keats:

    Though the most beautiful creature were waiting for me at the end of a journey or a walk; though the carpet were of silk, the curtains of the morning clouds; the chairs and sofa stuffed with cygnet's down; the food manna, the wine beyond claret, the window opening on Winander Mere, I should not feel --or rather my happiness would not be so fine, as my solitude is sublime.

  5. Johann von Goethe:

    Rest not Life is sweeping by go and dare before you die. Something mighty and sublime, leave behind to conquer time.

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