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Definition 1: brilliant - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where lustrous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • set a lustrous example for others to follow
  • lustrous actors of the time

(lustrous is similar to ...) having or deserving or conferring glory

"a long and glorious career" "our glorious literature"

Definition 2: made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing; reflecting a sheen or glow - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where lustrous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for lustrous in the sense of this definition

(lustrous is similar to ...) perfected or made shiny and smooth

"his polished prose" "in a freshly ironed dress and polished shoes" "freshly polished silver"

Definition 3: reflecting light - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where lustrous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for lustrous in the sense of this definition

(lustrous is similar to ...) emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts

"the sun was bright and hot" "a bright sunlit room"

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