fulgid fulgid


  • (adj) having brief brilliant points or flashes of light


  1. I knew Mayor Kelly was fulgid and fubsy, but I never before suspected his frumiousness PTI, March 25.
  2. Through the glass wall of his house, a few hundred feet away, the host watches the Connecticut sky display its sense of occasion by turning a fulgid, Turneresque pink.
  3. The pictorial result was a labored and rather masochistic fortissimo, executed in the belief that feeling was all: jagged lines, dissonant and fulgid colors, heavy gloom.
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