Brilliantness
Brilliantness Bril"liant*ness, n. Brilliancy; splendor; glitter. [1913 Webster]

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  • brilliantness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being brilliant * * * brillˈiantness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑brilliant * * * ˈbrilliantness = brilliancy. in Johnson; whence in later Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

  • brilliantness — See brilliantly. * * * …   Universalium

  • brilliantness — noun The state or quality of being brilliant …   Wiktionary

  • brilliantness — bril·liant·ness …   English syllables

  • brilliant — brilliantly, adv. brilliantness, n. /bril yeuhnt/, adj. 1. shining brightly; sparkling; glittering; lustrous: the brilliant lights of the city. 2. distinguished; illustrious: a brilliant performance by a young pianist. 3. having or showing great… …   Universalium

  • brilliance — noun a) The quality of being exceptionally effulgent (giving off light). b) The quality of having extraordinary mental capacity. See Also: brilliant, brilliantly, brilliantness …   Wiktionary

  • brilliant — 1. adjective a) shining brightly the brilliant lights along the promenade b) both light and saturated butterflies with brilliant blue wings Syn …   Wiktionary

  • brilliant — /ˈbrɪljənt / (say brilyuhnt) adjective 1. shining brightly; sparkling; glittering; lustrous. 2. distinguished; illustrious: a brilliant achievement. 3. having or showing great intelligence or mental ability. 4. Music a. (of tone) characterised by …   Australian English dictionary

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