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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adverb- In a light and brilliant manner.

Usage examples (9)
  • Adjective : lambent tongues of flame. ,lambent wit. ,a lambent light
  • Such lives as his are of necessity ignes fatui, playing lambently upon the mere surface of things but leaving no lasting mark.
  • Instead of the fierce light beating about a throne, it played lambently upon a sty.
  • Though he addressed Miss Thusa, his glances played lambently on Mittie's face, and told her the meaning of his words. for more
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