a quality that outshines the usual
the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand;
"for magnificence and personal service there is the Queen's hotel"
"his `Hamlet' lacks the brilliance that one expects"
"it is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor"
"an imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colorful art"
"advertisers capitalize on the grandness and elegance it brings to their products"
- The house has been restored to its original splendour.
- Can the city recapture its former splendour?
- He had never before gazed on such splendour.
- The painter tried to depict the splendour of the sunset.
- The hotel has the splendour of a nineteenth-century mansion.
- My wife and daughters came down,and dressed out in all their former splendour.
His bright blue eye..shone with uncommon keenness and splendour.出自： Sir W. Scott
The sun rises with a different splendour in America.出自： R. L. Stevenson