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English definition of “bright”

bright

adjective (LIGHT)    /braɪt/
B1 full of light , shining : bright sunshine The rooms were bright and airy . The lights are too bright in here - they're hurting my eyes . A bright star was shining in the East . When she looked up her eyes were bright with tears . In 2009 I moved to London, attracted by the bright lights (= the promise of excitement ) of the city .The qualities of light brightness     /ˈbraɪt.nəs/ noun [U] The brightness of the snow made him blink .Quantities and units of lightThe qualities of colour brightly     /ˈbraɪt.li/ adverb B2 a brightly lit room Clowns often wear brightly coloured clothing . Despite her fear , she spoke brightly to the group .The qualities of colourThe qualities of lightFeeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
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