Definition of "august" []

  • Inspiring awe or admiration; majestic: the august presence of the monarch. See Synonyms at grand. (adjective)
  • Venerable for reasons of age or high rank. (adjective)
  • Dignified or imposing (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Of noble birth or high rank (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "august" in a sentence
  • "Randy the recession started in august of 2007 and and Bush grew government by 35% you cant pin this, honestly on any one president."
  • "I picked up a fawn in august that had died much earlier."
  • "February 24, 2010 at 6: 49 PM htc desire, be here in august same specs as Nexus one."