Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having or showing great power, skill, strength, or force: a mighty orator; a mighty blow.
  • adj. Imposing or awesome in size, degree, or extent: a mighty stone fortress.
  • adv. Informal To a great degree; extremely. Used as an intensive: mighty fine; mighty tired. See Regional Note at powerful.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Influential, powerful beings.
  • adj. Very strong, possessing might.
  • adj. Very heavy and powerful
  • adj. excellent, extremely good
  • adv. Very; to a high degree.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Possessing might; having great power or authority.
  • adj. Accomplished by might; hence, extraordinary; wonderful.
  • adj. Denoting an extraordinary degree or quality in respect of size, character, importance, consequences, etc.
  • n. A warrior of great force and courage.
  • adv. In a great degree; very.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Possessed of or endowed with might; having much ability, strength, or power; eminently strong, powerful, or great: as, a mighty conqueror; a mighty intellect; a man mighty in argument.
  • Marked by or manifesting might; very great, important, or momentous; of uncommon force, consequence, size, number, etc.
  • Vast, enormous, immense, huge, stupendous, monstrous; violent, vehement, impetuous.
  • In a great degree; very; exceedingly: as, mighty wise; mighty thoughtful.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having or showing great strength or force or intensity
  • adv. (Southern regional intensive) very; to a great degree

Etymologies

Old English mihtiġ. (Wiktionary)

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.