An example of splendid is a magnificent wedding celebration.
A splendid field of poppies.
A splendid performance in the examinations.
A splendid accomplishment.
- Shining; lustrous; brilliant.
- Magnificent; gorgeous.
Origin of splendid
- Latin splendidus from splendēre to shine
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Latin splendidus, from splendere (“to shine") +"Ž -idus (“adjective forming suffix").