Definition of mighty adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    mighty

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˈmaɪti//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmaɪti//
     
    (mightier, mightiest)
     
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  1. 1(especially literary) very strong and powerful a mighty warrior He struck him with a mighty blow across his shoulder.
  2. 2large and impressive synonym great the mighty Mississippi River mighty mountain peaks mighty oak trees
  3. Word Origin Old English mihtig (see might (noun), -y).Idioms (informal) behaving as though you think you are more important than other people
    the pen is mightier than the sword
     
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    (saying) people who write books, poems, etc. have a greater effect on history and human affairs than soldiers and wars
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