The definition of sublime is something majestic, impressive or intellectually valuable.(adjective)
An example of sublime is a beautifully presented, formal six course meal.
See sublime in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L sublimus < sub-, up to + limen, lintel (hence, orig. up to the lintel): see limen
Origin: ME sublimen < MFr sublimer < ML sublimare < L, to lift high < the adj.
See sublime in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , from Old French, sublimated
Origin: , from Latin sublīmis, uplifted.
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