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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A quality that outshines the usual.

Usage examples (38)
  • The sight presented on these occasions is one of the very gayest conceivable, recalling the brilliancy of the Chiaja of
  • They simply show an intellectual brilliancy, which is soon dimmed by the vapors which arise out of the fermentations of corrupt society.
  • Scotchman is far truer of this type of Puritan Irishman; he does not see things suddenly in a new light; all his brilliancy is a blindingly rapid calculation and deduction.
  • O thou who excellest sun and moon in brilliancy for more
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