Translation of greatness in Spanish:


grandeza, n.

Pronunciation /ˈɡreɪtnəs//ˈɡreɪtnəs/


  • 1

    (of person, achievement, occasion)
    grandeza feminine
    • Today they are genuinely uncertain of their own greatness, or of how to exercise their power.
    • The ability to win the big ones is, of course, the mark of true greatness.
    • But there had been little in his background to suggest he was destined for greatness.
    • With every line of his statement, epic memories of past greatness were dishonoured and uprooted.
    • There was a time when William's importance, even greatness, was taken for granted.
    • Rather, he was given the qualities needed to achieve greatness and made the most of them.
    • We have always said that our little country has within it the seeds of greatness.
    • Respect and belief are two of the most important stepping stones to greatness.
    • Whatever his personal qualities, greatness inevitably accrues to such a man.
    • Despite the technology, you still need human talent and ingenuity to create a work of greatness.
    • Your achievement reminds us of the potential for greatness that resides in every one of us.
    • Their greatness can perhaps be best measured in terms of their permanence.
    • The greatness of a nation or a people is well judged by the manner it reacts and deals with calamities.
    • Perhaps we should make a distinction here between greatness and excellence.
    • Standing behind the throne of the ruler, they accented his power and greatness.
    • Indeed, he nearly got bounced from the tour until a new-found maturity put him on the path to greatness.
    • In the eyes of his contemporaries his military greatness was not in doubt.
    • In time, they will find that social and political freedom is the only source of national greatness.
    • In all my previous visits, these claims to greatness were more than backed up by the quality of the food.
    • Making the game look easy and having time on the ball were always seen as measures of greatness.
  • 2

    (of interest, difficulty, pleasure)
    enormidad feminine