Meaning of “resplendent” in the English Dictionary

"resplendent" in British English

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resplendentadjective

uk /rɪˈsplen.dənt/ us /rɪˈsplen.dənt/ literary

having a very bright or beautiful appearance:

the queen's resplendent purple robes
I saw Anna at the other end of the room, resplendent in a red cocktail dress.
resplendence
noun [ U ] uk /rɪˈsplen.dəns/ us /rɪˈsplen.dəns/
resplendently
adverb uk /rɪˈsplen.dənt.li/ us /rɪˈsplen.dənt.li/

(Definition of “resplendent” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"resplendent" in American English

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resplendentadjective

us /rɪˈsplen·dənt/ fml

beautiful and seeming to shine:

a white hat resplendent with red velvet flowers
Note: said esp. about a person’s clothes or jewelry, usually because they are fashionable and expensive

(Definition of “resplendent” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)