Part of speech:
Of, exhibiting, or capable of exhibiting luminescence
Comparatively high on the scale of brightness:
Not harsh or severe:
Transmitting light, heat, or other radiation. Stars, for example, are radiant bodies.
Tending to enliven, motivate, or exalt:
(Archaic) Aware (of something)
Clear to the mind; readily understood
(Obs.) Being in the way
Transmitting light but causing sufficient diffusion to prevent perception of distinct images.
Forming clear or striking mental images; strong; active; daring
The definition of gloomy is dark, depressing or dim.
Emitting only a small amount of light; faint:
Not bright, vivid, or shiny:
Indistinctly heard; faint.
Not clear in meaning or expression; inexplicit.
Not clearly defined; not explicit.
Not intelligible; that cannot be understood; incomprehensible
Very bright; shining brilliantly; gleaming
Giving off a soft glow
Sending out beams; shining
Shining radiantly; resplendent.
Worn or rubbed smooth, and having a glossy finish
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