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Definition of "sublimity" [sub•lim•i•ty]

  • The state of being sublime. (noun)
  • Something sublime. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sublimity" in a sentence
  • "That the ass, which in its very degradation still retains an under-power of sublimity, [Footnote: '_An under-power of sublimity_.'"
  • "The sublimity is so overpowering as naturally to prompt the exclamation that if the divine steeds were to leap thus twice in succession they would pass beyond the confines of the world."
  • "This modern form of sublimity is more complex than mere technophobia."