Definition for Sublime (-r, -st)

sublime (-r, -st), adj. [L. poss. < sub, up to + līmen, lintel.]

  1. Restful; not stressful; giving a respite from reality.
  2. Easy; sure; definite; permanent; outstanding.
  3. Better; enhanced; more efficient; more exalted; more correct; more exact;
  4. Smoother; sweeter; more on top of things; [fig.] fairer; more just; more equitable.
  5. Surpassing; supreme; transcendent; venerable; grand; regal; shameless; righteous.
  6. Fearful; terrible; awe-inspiring.
  7. Eternal; everlasting; divine; other worldly.
  8. Heavenly; blissful; peaceful; [noun] grace.

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