bright bright  /b ˈraɪt/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts
  2. (adj) having striking color
  3. (adj) characterized by quickness and ease in learning
  4. (adj) having lots of light either natural or artificial
  5. (adj) made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing; reflecting a sheen or glow
  6. (adj) splendid
  7. (adj) not made dim or less bright
  8. (adj) clear and sharp and ringing
  9. (adj) characterized by happiness or gladness
  10. (adj) full or promise
  11. (adv) with brightness

Usage(s):

  1. A new study shows that patients in nursing homes with brighter lights do better than those in dimly lit facilities.
  2. He's wearing a blue pinstripe suit, and his shoes are shined bright enough to shave in.

News

  1. Bright Future for Natural Gas

    Natural gas has a bright future on a global level. The United States looks to be a big player with a first-mover shale gas advantage.        
    on June 27, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  2. Bright Star Spiritual Group in Redlands continues its Rainbow Series

    Bright Star Spiritual Group in Redlands continues its Rainbow Series at 11 a.m. Sunday.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Redlands Daily Facts

  3. Six Bright Raven gymnasts win Upstate championships

    Bright Raven’s Level 4 Gymnastics team traveled to Syracuse on June 8 to compete in the USA Gymnastics Upstate New York Championships where six members of the team were named champions by taking first place in either all-around or individual events in their respective age divisions.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Greece Post

Quotes

  1. At the start of the primary campaign Biden called him the "first mainstream African-American who is articulate and bright and clean".
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Joe Biden Source: The Guardian

  2. "She was a courageous woman, both in life and death, and the whole country has admired her determination to provide a bright future for her children," Brown said. "She will be remembered fondly by all who knew her, and her family can be...
    on Mar 22, 2009 By: Gordon Brown Source: Washington Post

  3. "I admit we're not as bright as those boys on the Potomac," Freudenthal said. "But it's not our first county fair."
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Dave Freudenthal Source: msnbc.com

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