Greatness is defined as being larger than ordinary size or ability, or being higher in degree or importance.
An example of greatness is finding a cure for cancer.
The state, condition, or quality of being great; as, greatness of size, greatness of mind, power, etc.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon 'em. "” Shakespeare.
Origin of greatness
Old English greÃ¡tnes.
Greatness Sentence Examples
The boy was meant for greatness-- and darkness.
That speech was full of dignity and greatness as Napoleon understood it.
The greatness of the family dates from the reign of this masterful prelate.
Of the miracles of Jesus, Bushnell says, " The character of Jesus is ever shining with and through them, in clear self-evidence leaving them never to stand as raw wonders only of might, but covering them with glory as tokens of a heavenly love, and acts that only suit the proportions of His personal greatness and majesty " (Nature and the Supernatural, p. 364).
And there is no greatness where simplicity, goodness, and truth are absent.