effulgence effulgence

Definition(s):

  • (n) the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light

Usage(s):

  1. In the meantime, his active little figure had been acquiring added effulgence, reflected from the lights of Broadway.
  2. Even in his prewar and wartime effulgence, Hirohito was not worshiped as a personal god but as a symbol of the nation.
  3. This leads me to believe that there is an effulgence, an emission of light from the human face, and that birds can judge our intentions by the quality of that light.
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tangible tangible
/ˈtæn dʒə bəl /