English

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

 

palatial

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//pəˈleɪʃl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//pəˈleɪʃl//
 
[usually before noun] How a building looks
 
jump to other results
(of a room or building) very large and impressive, like a palace synonym splendid See related entries: How a building looks Word Origin mid 18th cent.: from Latin palatium ‘palace’ (the name of the Palatine hill in Rome, where the house of the emperor was situated) + -al.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: palatial