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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Varying in color when seen in different lights or from different angles..

Usage examples (21)
  • Adjective : chatoyant silk
  • Tigers Eye is what they call "chatoyant," - the so called cat's eye effect.
  • Another interesting variety of this blue sapphire is one known as "chatoyant"; this has a rapidly changing lustre, which seems to undulate between a green-yellow and a...
  • She saw Lucifer, along with the other white winged angels being cast from Heaven: a chatoyant harmony of colors reflected from their extraordinary falling movements... for more
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