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Synonyms for brightness
ˈbraɪt nɪsbright·ness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brightnessnoun

    the location of a visual perception along a continuum from black to white

    Synonyms:
    brightness level, smartness, light, luminosity, luminousness, cleverness, luminance

    Antonyms:
    dullness

  2. brightness, cleverness, smartnessnoun

    intelligence as manifested in being quick and witty

    Synonyms:
    swank, smart, ingenuity, chichi, alacrity, brightness level, chic, last word, briskness, inventiveness, luminosity, cleverness, stylishness, smarting, luminousness, luminance, light, chicness, smartness, modishness, ingeniousness

    Antonyms:
    dullness

  3. luminosity, brightness, brightness level, luminance, luminousness, lightnoun

    the quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light

    "its luminosity is measured relative to that of our sun"

    Synonyms:
    illumination, twinkle, igniter, lighting, lightness, sparkle, light source, brightness level, spark, luminosity, lighter, cleverness, luminousness, luminance, light, ignitor, smartness, visible radiation, visible light

    Antonyms:
    dullness

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. brightnessnoun

    Synonyms:
    lustre, splendor, brilliancy, radiance, resplendence, effulgence

  2. brightnessnoun

    Synonyms:
    clearness, transparency, lucidity

  3. brightnessnoun

    Synonyms:
    acuteness, ingenuity, sagacity, acumen, astuteness, discernment, mother-wit, quick parts

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. brightnessnoun

    Synonyms:
    brilliancy, splendor, luster, luminosity, resplendence, radiance, refulgence, effulgence, glow, aptness, precocity, acuteness, sharpness, discernment, vivacity, animation, liveliness

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How to use brightness in a sentence?

  1. Lady Flora Hastings, “Swan Song”:

    Grieve not that I die young. Is it not well To pass away ere life hath lost its brightness?

  2. Andrea Dupree:

    Betelgeuse typically goes through brightness cycles lasting around 420 days, and since the previous minimum happened in February 2020, this new dimming is over a year early.

  3. Kristen Knutson:

    That finding was unexpected but suggests that it is really the blue light that is important for cancer rather than just general brightness of light.

  4. Frances Rodman:

    Courage is sometimes frail as hope is frail a fragile shoot between two stones that grows brave toward the sun though warmth and brightness fail, striving and faith the only strength it knows.

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Beauty, Elegance, Grace and Truth in the Universe don't lie outside, but are always inside - within the brilliance of our mind and the brightness in our heart. Always maintain it, rekindle it, and never let it fade away or die. The dichotomy of life is that we must seek Beauty, Elegance, Grace and Truth within first, so as to understand the outside that is often without.

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