Magnificent and Obscene


Magnificent adjective - Large and impressive in size, grandeur, extent, or conception.

Obscene is an antonym for magnificent.

Nearby Word: magnificence


Obscene adjective - Depicting or referring to sexual matters in a way that is unacceptable in polite society.

Magnificent is an antonym for obscene in indecent topic.

Nearby Words: obscenity, obscenely

Both words in one sentence

  • Broken Angel The human who sees him in this state narrates how the chains were "obscene" and the brutality even more sickening than it would otherwise be because the victim of it was so magnificent and beautiful, and that the sight of such beauty and ugliness together hurt his eyes.
    Source: Broken Angel
  • Flipping the Bird In A Song of Ice and Fire, Arya lists a number of things she's learned in Braavos, including obscene gestures such as "the fig." Also shows up as a Fan Nickname for Littlefinger, dubbed "Middlefinger" for his undoubted Magnificent Bastard status.
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