fulgid
adj. [L. fulgidus, shining]
Appearing red with bright metallic reflections.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Fulgid — Ful gid, a. [L. fulgidus. See {Fulgent}.] Shining; glittering; dazzling. [R.] Pope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fulgid — (v. lat.), schimmernd, glänzend …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • fulgid — index lucid, pretentious (ostentatious) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • fulgid — adjective /ˈfʌlʄɪd/ Scintillant, coruscant; marked by fleeting flashes of radiant light …   Wiktionary

  • fúlgid — fúl|gid Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • fulgid — ful·gid …   English syllables

  • fulgid — adjective having brief brilliant points or flashes of light bugle beads all aglitter glinting eyes glinting water his glittering eyes were cold and malevolent shop window full of glittering Christmas trees glittery costume jewelry scintillant… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Light — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Light >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 light light ray beam stream gleam streak pencil Sgm: N 1 sunbeam sunbeam moonbeam Sgm: N 1 aurora aurora GRP: N 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • glinting — adj. having brief brilliant points or flashes of light; as, glinting eyes; glinting water. Syn: aglitter(predicate), fulgid, glittering, glittery, scintillant, scintillating, scintillescent, sparkling(prenominal), sparkly. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fulgént — (fulgīd, lat.), leuchtend, blendend …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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