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Synonyms for augustˈɔ gəst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. August, Aug(adj)

    the month following July and preceding September

    dishonourable, dishonorable, lowborn

  2. august, grand, lordly(adj)

    of or befitting a lord

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

    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, august, haughty, terrific, high-flown, lofty, magisterial, howling(a), imperious, expansive, disdainful, sublime

    dishonourable, dishonorable, lowborn

  3. august, revered, venerable(adj)

    profoundly honored

    "revered holy men"

    grand, revered, lordly, venerable, august

    dishonourable, lowborn, dishonorable

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.

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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. august(a.)

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

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

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