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Synonyms for luminous
ˈlu mə nəslu·mi·nous

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  1. luminousadjective

    Synonyms:
    beamful

  2. luminousadjective

    emitting light; glowing brightly

    Synonyms:
    beamful

  3. luminousadjective

    brightly illuminated

    Synonyms:
    beamful

Princeton's WordNet

  1. aglow(p), lambent, lucent, luminousadjective

    softly bright or radiant

    "a house aglow with lights"; "glowing embers"; "lambent tongues of flame"; "the lucent moon"; "a sky luminous with stars"

    Antonyms:
    dull

Editors Contribution

  1. illuminate

    Submitted by anonymous on October 5, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. luminousadjective

    Synonyms:
    BRIGHT, shining, radiant

  2. luminousadjective

    Synonyms:
    lucid, clear, perspicuous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. luminousadjective

    Synonyms:
    bright

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "luminous":

    light, lumineux, bright, illuminated, glowing, luminoso

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How to use luminous in a sentence?

  1. Andrea Dupree:

    All stars are losing material to the interstellar medium, and we don't know how this material is lost, we know that other hotter luminous stars lose material and it quickly turns to dust making the star appear much fainter. But in over a century-and-a-half, this has not happened to Betelgeuse. It's very unique.

  2. Theophile Gautier:

    Who can believe that there is no soul behind those luminous eyes!

  3. Daniel Perley:

    This was an incredibly luminous event, brighter than almost any supernova we've ever seen before, the Cow also appeared and faded away very quickly : so quickly that existing supernova models can't properly explain The Cow. The Cow must be a new type of extremely energetic, explosive event.

  4. Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It:

    At sunrise everything is luminous but not clear." It is those we live with and love and should know who elude us." You can love completely without complete understanding.

  5. George Lucas:

    Luminous beings are we, not this crude matter.


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