Pronunciation: (gran'jur, -joor), [key]
1. the quality or state of being impressive or awesome: the grandeur of the Rocky Mountains.
2. the quality or state of being lofty or elevated in conception or treatment: the grandeur of a prose style.
3. the quality or state of being exalted in some deliberate way: the grandeur of a royal court.
4. an instance of something that is grand: the grandeurs of Rembrandt's paintings.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.