brilliance Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"brilliance" in British English

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brilliancenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈbrɪl.i.əns/

brilliance noun [U] (INTELLIGENCE)

greatskill or ​intelligence: Her first ​novelshowedsigns of brilliance.

brilliance noun [U] (SHINE)

greatbrightness of ​light or ​colour: I had never ​seendiamondsshine with such brilliance before.
(Definition of brilliance from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"brilliance" in American English

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brilliancenoun [U]

 us   /ˈbrɪl·jəns/

brilliance noun [U] (BRIGHTNESS)

brightness of ​color: the sun’s brilliance

brilliance noun [U] (INTELLIGENCE)

greatintelligence or ​skill: Few ​peoplewant to ​hear about ​your child’s brilliance.
(Definition of brilliance from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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