Part of speech:
Showing a play of colors like that of the opal; iridescent
Of or resembling a prism
Having various or changing colors
Resembling a peacock's tail in color, design, or iridescence.
Worn or rubbed smooth, and having a glossy finish
Having a variety of colors; variegated.
Full of color or of vivid colors
Of or like opal
Comparatively high on the scale of brightness:
Liable to change; capricious:
Having a changeable color or luster
Relating to iridescence and the iris of an eye.
Of or like nacre
The definition of pellucid is clear, simple or easy to understand.
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