luminous
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈluːmɪnəs/
Adjective

luminous

  1. emitting light; glowing brightly
    • 1924, Herman Melville, Billy Budd, London: Constable & Co., Chapter 11,
      The bonfire in his heart made luminous the rose-tan in his cheek.
  2. brightly illuminated
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  • Russian: освещённый



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