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illustrious meaning

EN[ɪˈlʌs.trɪ.əs]
WIllustrious
  • Illustrious may refer to:
  • HMS Illustrious, five ships in the Royal Navy
  • Illustrious (album), a 2008 hip hop album by Big Noyd
  • Illustrious class aircraft carrier, a class of aircraft carrier of the Royal Navy
  • Mari Illustrious Makinami, fictional character of Rebuild of Evangelion

    Definition of illustrious in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMmore illustriousSUPmost illustriousPREill-SUF-ious
    1. dignified.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • He called himself a Safavi, from Safi, an ancestor illustrious for piety; and hence to contemporary Europe he was known as the Sofi.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
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      1. en illustriously
      2. en illustriousness
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      Grammatically, this word "illustrious" is an adjective.
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