Definitions and translations for "brilliant"

Definition of brilliant

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Adjective
1. Shining brightly.
The brilliant lights along the promenade
2. Both bright and saturated.
Butterflies with brilliant blue wings
3. Having a sharp, clear tone
4. Of surpassing excellence.
The actor's performance in the play was simply brilliant.
5. Magnificent or wonderful.
6. Highly intelligent.
She is a brilliant scientist.
Noun
7. A finely cut gemstone, especially a diamond, cut in a particular form with numerous facets so as to maximize light return through the top (called "table") of the stone.
8. The size of type between excelsior and diamond, standardized as 4-point.
9. Most hummingbird species of the genus Heliodoxa.
10. A kind of cotton goods, figured on the weaving.
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English - English - brilliant

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adj. outstanding, splendid, shining; clever, very intelligent

English - Spanish - brilliant

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adj. brillante, fulgurante, luminoso, radiante, refulgente, resplandeciente, rutilante; genial, esclarecido, preclaro; soleado

English - French - brilliant

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adj. intense, brillant (éclairage); éclatant, brillant; lumineux; splendide; habile, très doué, très intelligent; excellent; éminent

English - German - brilliant

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adj. brillant, strahlend; genial

English - Indonesian - brilliant

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n. berlian
a. cemerlang, berkilau, gilang-cemerlang, benderang, gemilang, cerah, terang-terang, terang benderang, ulung, cerdas, pandai

English - Italian - brilliant

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agg. brillante, lucente, splendente, luminoso; fulgido, magnifico; (fig) di talento, geniale, illustre; vivo, vivace, acceso

English - Polish - brilliant

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n. brylant
a. błyszczący, lśniący, połyskujący, błyskotliwy, ostry, efektowny, znakomity, olśniewający

English - Portuguese - brilliant

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adj. brilhante, refulgente

English - Romanian - brilliant

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n. briliant
a. strălucitor, luminos, scânteietor, sclipitor, aprins, auriu, splendid, măreţ, strălucit, genial

English - Russian - brilliant

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прил. блестящий, сверкающий, выдающийся, блистательный

English - Turkish - brilliant

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i. pırlanta, üç puntoluk harf
s. parlak, keskin zekâlı, berrak, ışıl ışıl, zeki, parlak zekâlı, görkemli

English - Ukrainian - brilliant

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n. брильянт, діамант
a. блискучий, яскравий, визначний

German - English - brilliant

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adj. outstanding, splendid, shining; clever, very intelligent

English - Dutch - brilliant

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bn. briljant; schitterend

English - Greek - brilliant

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ουσ. είδος αδαμάντος, διαμάντι, αδαμάντας
επίθ. λαμπρός, λαμπρότατος, στιλπνότατος

German - Turkish - brilliant

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isil isil, piril piril, parlak, görkemli, hayranlik uyandirici, zeki, nefis, harika, pirlanta

English - Arabic - brilliant

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‏ماسة‏
‏متألق، مشرق، براق، لامع، ذكي، زاهر، فاقع، بارع، باهي‏

English - Chinese - brilliant

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(形) 灿烂的, 有才气的

English - Chinese - brilliant

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(形) 燦爛的, 有才氣的

English - Hindi - brilliant

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n. हीरा
a. चमकदार, चमकीला, प्रतिभाशाली, प्रतिभावान, मेधावी, शिक्षित

English - Japanese - brilliant

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(形) 光り輝く; 色鮮やかな; 立派な; 優れた; 聡明な

English - Korean - brilliant

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형. 빛나는, 찬란한; 훌륭한, 재기가 뛰어난

English - Vietnamese - brilliant

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n. kim cương có nhiều mặt
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Synonyms for brilliant
1. intelligent: profound, excellent, ingenious, glorious, splendid, eminent, penetrating
2. dazzling: bright, gleaming, sparkling, shiny, effulgent