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Sublime vs. Sublimed

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Sublimeverb

To sublimate.

Sublimedverb

simple past tense and past participle of sublime

Sublimeverb

(transitive) To raise on high.

Sublimedadjective

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

Sublimeverb

(transitive) To exalt; to heighten; to improve; to purify.

Sublimedadjective

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

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Sublimeverb

(transitive) To dignify; to ennoble.

Sublimeadjective

Noble and majestic.

Sublimeadjective

Impressive and awe-inspiring, yet simple.

‘sublime scenery’; ‘a sublime deed’;

Sublimeadjective

(obsolete) Lifted up; high in place; exalted aloft; uplifted; lofty.

Sublimeadjective

(obsolete) Elevated by joy; elated.

Sublimeadjective

Lofty of mien; haughty; proud.

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Sublimenoun

Something sublime.

Sublimeadjective

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

‘Sublime on these a tower of steel is reared.’;

Sublimeadjective

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

Sublimeadjective

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.

‘Easy in words thy style, in sense sublime.’; ‘Know how sublime a thing it isTo suffer and be strong.’;

Sublimeadjective

Elevated by joy; elate.

‘Their hearts were jocund and sublime,Drunk with idolatry, drunk with wine.’;

Sublimeadjective

Lofty of mien; haughty; proud.

‘His fair, large front and eye sublime declaredAbsolute rule.’;

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Sublimenoun

That which is sublime; - with the definite article

‘The sublime rises from the nobleness of thoughts, the magnificence of words, or the harmonious and lively turn of the phrase.’;

Sublimenoun

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

Sublimeverb

To raise on high.

‘A soul sublimed by an idea above the region of vanity and conceit.’;

Sublimeverb

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.

Sublimeverb

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

‘The sun . . . Which not alone the southern wit sublimes,But ripens spirits in cold, northern climes.’;

Sublimeverb

To dignify; to ennoble.

‘An ordinary gift can not sublime a person to a supernatural employment.’;

Sublimeverb

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.

Sublimeverb

vaporize and then condense right back again

Sublimeverb

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

‘sublime iodine’; ‘some salts sublime when heated’;

Sublimeadjective

inspiring awe;

‘well-meaning ineptitude that rises to empyreal absurdity’; ‘empyrean aplomb’; ‘the sublime beauty of the night’;

Sublimeadjective

worthy of adoration or reverence

Sublimeadjective

lifted up or set high;

‘their hearts were jocund and sublime’;

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