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English definition of “radiant”


adjective uk   /ˈreɪ.di.ənt/ us  

radiant adjective (HAPPY/BEAUTIFUL)

obviously very happy, or very beautiful: He gave a radiant smile when he heard her news.AttractiveSexual attractionSmart and elegant

radiant adjective (HEAT/LIGHT)

[before noun] producing heat or light: a radiant heater the radiant heat of the sunEmitting and ejecting
(Definition of radiant from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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