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What does "Luminous" mean?


(a.) Enlightened; intelligent; also, clear; intelligible; as, a luminous mind (a.) Illuminated; full of light; bright; as, many candles made the room luminous (a.) Shining; emitting or reflecting light; brilliant; bright; as, the is a luminous body; a luminous color

Synonyms bright, aglow, lucent, lambent, glowing

Example: "A sky luminous with stars"

Word Family luminosities, luminosity, luminously