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brilliance (noun)

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  • brilliance — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ great, sheer ▪ academic, intellectual, technical … OF BRILLIANCE ▪ flash ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • brilliance — noun 1) a philosopher of great brilliance Syn: genius, intelligence, wisdom, sagacity, intellect; talent, ability, prowess, skill, expertise, aptitude; flair, finesse, panache; greatness 2) the brill …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • brilliance — noun 1) the brilliance of the sunshine Syn: brightness, vividness, intensity, sparkle, glitter, blaze, luminosity, radiance 2) a philosopher of great brilliance Syn: genius, intelligence …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • brilliance — noun (U) 1 a very high level of intelligence or skill: Hendrix s brilliance as a rock guitarist has never been matched. 2 brightness of colour …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • brilliance — noun Date: 1755 the quality or state of being brilliant …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • brilliance — noun a) The quality of being exceptionally effulgent (giving off light). b) The quality of having extraordinary mental capacity. See Also: brilliant, brilliantly, brilliantness …   Wiktionary

  • brilliance — UK [ˈbrɪljəns] / US noun [uncountable] 1) great skill or intelligence her brilliance as a musician 2) great brightness the brilliance of the flames …   English dictionary

  • brilliance — bril|liance [ brıljəns ] noun uncount 1. ) great skill or intelligence 2. ) great brightness: Stars glittered with the brilliance of jewels against a velvet backcloth …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • brilliance — brilliant ► ADJECTIVE 1) (of light or colour) very bright or vivid. 2) exceptionally clever or talented. 3) Brit. informal excellent; marvellous. DERIVATIVES brilliance (also brilliancy) noun brilliantly adverb. ORIGIN …   English terms dictionary

  • brilliance — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. Exceptional brightness and clarity, as of a cut and polished stone: brilliancy, fire, luminosity, radiance. See LIGHT. 2. Liveliness and vivacity of imagination: brilliancy, fire, genius, inspiration. See GOOD. 3.… …   English dictionary for students

  • brilliance — [ˈbrɪljəns] noun [U] 1) great skill or intelligence 2) great brightness …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English


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