Definition of Brilliance in English :

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Brilliance meaning in English

Meaning of Brilliance in English

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Brilliance pronunciation in English

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1. blaze, brilliance, glare

a light within the field of vision that is brighter than the brightness to which the eyes are adapted

Example Sentences:
'a glare of sunlight'

2. brilliance, grandeur, grandness, magnificence, splendor, splendour

the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand

Example Sentences:
'for magnificence and personal service there is the Queen's hotel'
'his Hamlet' lacks the brilliance that one expects'
'it is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor'
'an imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colorful art'
'advertisers capitalize on the grandness and elegance it brings to their products'

3. brilliance, genius

unusual mental ability

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of brilliance
great brightness; radiance
excellence or distinction in physical or mental ability; exceptional talent
splendour; magnificence
the brilliance of the royal court
4. physics a former term for luminance

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see synonyms of brilliance
the fact of being brilliant; great brightness, radiance, intensity, splendor, intelligence, etc.
: also ˈbrilliancy (ˈbrɪljənsi ; brilˈyənsē)

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of brilliance
1. The state or quality of being brilliant, as:
a. Extreme brightness.
b. Exceptional clarity and agility of intellect or invention.
2. Splendor; magnificence.
3. Music Sharpness and clarity of tone.

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