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lustrous Explained

lustrous at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


lustrous at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj shining in a soft, gentle way// --Her hair was beautifully dark and lustrous.//

lustrous at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

66 Moby Thesaurus words for "lustrous":
aglow, beaming, beamy, blushing, bright, bright and sunny,
brilliant, burning, burnished, candescent, charismatic, effulgent,
flushing, fulgent, glace, glamorous, glassy, gleaming, gleamy,
glimmering, glinting, glistening, glorious, glossy, glowing,
illuminant, illustrious, incandescent, irradiative, lambent,
lamping, light as day, lucent, luciferous, lucific, luciform,
luminant, luminative, luminiferous, luminificent, luminous, magic,
numinous, orient, polished, radiant, refulgent, resplendent,
rutilant, rutilous, sheeny, shined, shining, shiny, sparkling,
splendent, splendid, splendorous, splendrous, starbright, starlike,
starry, streaming, suffused, sunny, sunshiny

lustrous at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Light): shining, luminous, lucid, lucent, light, bright, vivid, lustrous, shiny, radiant, lambent, glossy, burnished, glassy, glossy, sunny, resplendent, refulgent, splendid.

lustrous at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

(written) soft and shining:
thick lustrous hair * the smooth lustrous surface of the fabric

Lustrous at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Lustrous \Lus"trous\, a. [Cf. F. lustreux. See 3d {Luster}.]
Bright; shining; luminous. `` Good sparks and lustrous.''
--Shak. -- {Lus"trous*ly}, adv.

lustrous at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing; reflecting a
sheen or glow; "bright silver candlesticks"; "a
burnished brass knocker"; "she brushed her hair until
it fell in lustrous auburn waves"; "rows of shining
glasses"; "shiny black patents" [syn: {bright}, {burnished},
{shining}, {shiny}]
2: brilliant; "set a lustrous example for others to follow";
"lustrous actors of the time"
3: reflecting light; "glistening bodies of swimmers"; "the
horse's glossy coat"; "lustrous auburn hair"; "saw the
moon like a shiny dime on a deep blue velvet carpet";
"shining white enamel" [syn: {glistening}, {glossy}, {sheeny},
{shiny}, {shining}]

lustrous at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-ad » j
  • Having a glow.
    1. As if shining with a brilliant light; radiant.


      Inter: trans-top » having a glow

  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|kiiltävä, Inter: t+ » fi|loistava
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|fénylő, Inter: t+ » hu|ragyogó

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|lustroso|m
    • Volapük: Inter: t+ » vo|nidik

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » lustrous
    Translation: el » lustrous
    Translation: es » lustrous
    Translation: ko » lustrous
    Translation: kn » lustrous
    Translation: mg » lustrous
    Translation: my » lustrous
    Translation: pl » lustrous
    Translation: sv » lustrous
    Translation: ta » lustrous
    Translation: te » lustrous
    Translation: vi » lustrous
    Translation: zh » lustrous