Definitions of bright

  1. To be or become overripe, as wheat, barley, or hops. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. See Brite, v. i. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Brightest. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. Splendor; brightness. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Brighter. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. with brightness; "the stars shone brilliantly"; "the windows glowed jewel bright" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. having lots of light either natural or artificial; "the room was bright and airy"; "a stage bright with spotlights" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts; "the sun was bright and hot"; "a bright sunlit room" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. not made dim or less bright; "undimmed headlights"; "surprisingly the curtain started to rise while the houselights were still undimmed" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. splendid; "the bright stars of stage and screen"; "a bright moment in history"; "the bright pageantry of court" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. characterized by happiness or gladness; "bright faces"; "all the world seems bright and gay" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  12. characterized by quickness and ease in learning; "some children are brighter in one subject than another"; "smart children talk earlier than the average" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. Radiating or reflecting light; shedding or having much light; shining; luminous; not dark. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. Transmitting light; clear; transparent. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. Having qualities that render conspicuous or attractive, or that affect the mind as light does the eye; resplendent with charms; as, bright beauty. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. Sparkling with wit; lively; vivacious; shedding cheerfulness and joy around; cheerful; cheery. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. Illustrious; glorious. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. Manifest to the mind, as light is to the eyes; clear; evident; plain. Webster Dictionary DB
  19. Of brilliant color; of lively hue or appearance. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. Showing light; brilliant; shining; glorious; witty; lively; fortunate; glowing. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  21. Shining: full of light: clear: beautiful: clever: illustrious. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  22. Shining; clear; illustrious; clever. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  23. Full of light; shining; brilliant; quick-witted; cheery; illustrious. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  24. Shining; full of light; brilliant; transparent; clear; evident; resplendent with charms; illustrious; glorious; witty; ingenious; lively. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  25. Shining; clear; illustrious; evident; clever. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for bright

  1. Your whole life shall be like one long, bright summer's day. – Dora Thorne by Charlotte M. Braeme
  2. The day was not bright – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë