splendiferous

[splen-dif-er-uhs]
adjective
splendid; magnificent; fine.

Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English < Late Latin splendōrifer brightness-bearing (see splendor, -fer, -ous; loss of -or probably by shift of stress, syncope, and dissimilation) + -ous

splendiferously, adverb
splendiferousness, noun
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splendiferous (splɛnˈdɪfərəs)
 
adj
facetious grand; splendid: a really splendiferous meal
 
[C15: from Medieval Latin splendiferus, from Latin splendor radiance + ferre to bring]
 
splen'diferously
 
adv
 
splen'diferousness
 
n

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splendiferous
considered a playful elaboration since its re-birth in 1843, but it was a perfectly good 15c. word, from M.L. splendorifer, from splendor (see splendor) + ferre "to bear" (see infer).
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The results deliver splendiferous gore, highlighted by many yards of entrails.
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