Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)
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Magnificent (Page: 882)
Mag*nif"i*cent (?), a.
A prince is never so magnificent As when he's sparing to enrich a few With the injuries of many. Massinger.
When Rome's exalted beauties I descry Magnificent in piles of ruin lie. Addison.