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  Definition of bright
  1. full or promise; "had a bright future in publishing"; "the scandal threatened an abrupt end to a promising political career"
  2. having lots of light either natural or artificial; "the room was bright and airy"; "a stage bright with spotlights"
  3. emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts; "the sun was bright and hot"; "a bright sunlit room"
  4. not made dim or less bright; "undimmed headlights"; "surprisingly the curtain started to rise while the houselights were still undimmed"
  5. having striking color; "bright greens"; "brilliant tapestries"; "a bird with vivid plumage"
  6. abounding with sunlight; "a bright sunny day"; "one shining norming"- John Muir; "when it is warm and shiny"
  7. splendid; "the bright stars of stage and screen"; "a bright moment in history"; "the bright pageantry of court"
  8. characterized by happiness or gladness; "bright faces"; "all the world seems bright and gay"
  9. characterized by quickness and ease in learning; "some children are brighter in one subject than another"; "smart children talk earlier than the average"
  10. 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"
  11. clear and sharp and ringing; "the bright sound of the trumpet section"; "the brilliant sound of the trumpets"
  12. with brightness; "the stars shone brilliantly"; "the windows glowed jewel bright"
Similar Words: promising, undimmed, brilliant, vivid, shining, shiny, sunshiny, sunny, smart, burnished, lustrous, brilliantly, brightly

 

Pertainyms: brilliant

 

Attributes: luminosity, brightness, brightness level, luminance, luminousness, light

 

Language Translations:
Danish: lys and munter and opvakt   Dutch: bont and helder and slim  
Finnish: kirkas and terävä   German: hell and intelligent and lebhaft  
Hebrew: בהיר   Icelandic: bjartur and greindur and skær  
Interlingua: brillante and intelligente and vive   Italian: brillante  
Korean: 밝다   Lithuanian: gudrus and gyvybingas and ryškus  
Norwegian: intelligent and livlig and lys   Portuguese: brilhante and vivído  
Russian: умный and яркий   Slovenian: inteligenten  
Spanish: brillante and expresivo   Swedish: intelligent and klar and ljus  
Telugu: తెలివైన and ప్రకాశవంతమైన   Vietnamese: sáng and sáng sủa and sánh dạ  
 
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