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1. greatness

noun. ['ˈgreɪtnəs'] the property possessed by something or someone of outstanding importance or eminence.

Synonyms

  • illustriousness

Antonyms

  • naturalness
  • unpretentiousness

Etymology

  • greátnes (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Greatness

  • lateness

Example sentences of the word greatness


1. Noun, singular or mass
Your passion rubs off on your coworkers as well, and can elevate your team to greatness.

Quotes containing the word greatness


1. Be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them.
- William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night

2. No student ever attains very eminent success by simply doing what is required of him: it is the amount and excellence of what is over and above the required, that determines the greatness of ultimate distinction.
- Charles Kendall Adams

3. Let's drink to the spirit of gallantry and courage that made a strange Heaven out of unbelievable Hell, and let's drink to the hope that one day this country of ours, which we love so much, will find dignity and greatness and peace again.
- Noel Coward

2. greatness

noun. ['ˈgreɪtnəs'] unusual largeness in size or extent or number.

Synonyms

  • immensity
  • vastness
  • sizeableness
  • bigness
  • enormousness
  • enormity
  • largeness
  • grandness
  • immenseness

Antonyms

  • smallness
  • narrowness
  • decency
  • stupidity

Etymology

  • greátnes (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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