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"resplendent" in British English

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resplendentadjective

uk   us   /rɪˈsplen.dənt/ literary
having a very ​bright or ​beautifulappearance: the queen's resplendent ​purplerobes I ​saw Anna at the other end of the ​room, resplendent in a ​redcocktaildress.
resplendence
noun [U] uk   us   /-dəns/
resplendently
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of resplendent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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resplendentadjective

 us   /rɪˈsplen·dənt/ fml
beautiful and ​seeming to ​shine: a ​whitehat resplendent with ​redvelvetflowers 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)
Translations of “resplendent”
in Spanish resplandeciente…
in Vietnamese chói lọi…
in Malaysian cerah…
in Thai โชติช่วง…
in French resplendissant…
in German glänzend…
in Chinese (Simplified) 辉煌的, 灿烂的, 华丽的…
in Indonesian cemerlang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輝煌的, 燦爛的, 華麗的…
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