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Sublime vs. Sublimed

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  • Sublime (verb)

    To sublimate.

  • Sublime (verb)

    To raise on high.

  • Sublime (verb)

    To exalt; to heighten; to improve; to purify.

    "sublimate|q1=archaic"

  • Sublime (verb)

    To dignify; to ennoble.

  • Sublime (adjective)

    Noble and majestic.

  • Sublime (adjective)

    Impressive and awe-inspiring, yet simple.

    "sublime scenery"

    "a sublime deed"

  • Sublime (adjective)

    Lifted up; high in place; exalted aloft; uplifted; lofty.

  • Sublime (adjective)

    Elevated by joy; elated.

  • Sublime (adjective)

    Lofty of mien; haughty; proud.

  • Sublime (noun)

    Something sublime.

  • Sublimed (verb)

    simple past tense and past participle of sublime

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  • Sublime (adjective)

    Lifted up; high in place; exalted aloft; uplifted; lofty.

  • Sublime (adjective)

    Distinguished by lofty or noble traits; eminent; - said of persons.

  • Sublime (adjective)

    Awakening or expressing the emotion of awe, adoration, veneration, heroic resolve, etc.; dignified; grand; solemn; stately; - said of an impressive object in nature, of an action, of a discourse, of a work of art, of a spectacle, etc.; as, sublime scenery; a sublime deed.

  • Sublime (adjective)

    Elevated by joy; elate.

  • Sublime (adjective)

    Lofty of mien; haughty; proud.

  • Sublime (noun)

    That which is sublime; - with the definite article

  • Sublime (noun)

    That which is grand in nature or art, as distinguished from the merely beautiful.

  • Sublime

    To raise on high.

  • Sublime

    To subject to the process of sublimation; to heat, volatilize, and condense in crystals or powder; to distill off, and condense in solid form; hence, also, to purify.

  • Sublime

    To exalt; to heighten; to improve; to purify.

  • Sublime

    To dignify; to ennoble.

  • Sublime (verb)

    To pass off in vapor, with immediate condensation; specifically, to evaporate or volatilize from the solid state without apparent melting; - said of those substances, like arsenic, benzoic acid, etc., which do not exhibit a liquid form on heating, except under increased pressure.

  • Sublimed (adjective)

    Having been subjected to the process of sublimation; hence, also, purified.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Sublime (verb)

    vaporize and then condense right back again

  • Sublime (verb)

    change or cause to change directly from a solid into a vapor without first melting;

    "sublime iodine"

    "some salts sublime when heated"

  • Sublime (adjective)

    inspiring awe;

    "well-meaning ineptitude that rises to empyreal absurdity"

    "empyrean aplomb"

    "the sublime beauty of the night"

  • Sublime (adjective)

    worthy of adoration or reverence

  • Sublime (adjective)

    lifted up or set high;

    "their hearts were jocund and sublime"

  • Sublimed (adjective)

    passing or having passed from the solid to the gaseous state (or vice versa) without becoming liquid

Princeton's WordNet
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