Majestic vs Gorgeous - What's the difference?

majestic | gorgeous |


As adjectives the difference between majestic and gorgeous

is that majestic is having qualities of splendor or royalty while gorgeous is (of a person or place) very beautiful.

majestic

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Having qualities of splendor or royalty.
  • Ye gods, it doth amaze me,
    A man of such a feeble temper should
    So get the start of the majestic world,
    And bear the palm alone.

    gorgeous

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (of a person or place) very beautiful.
  • All the contest judges agreed that Brigitt was absolutely gorgeous .
    The sunsets in Hawaii are gorgeous .
  • (rare) Very enjoyable, pleasant, tasty etc.
  • Israeli hummus is absolutely gorgeous .

    Synonyms

    * See also

    Derived terms

    * gorgeously * gorgeousness

    See also

    * gorge