refulgent [ri-fuhl-juh nt]
1. shining brightly; radiant; gleaming: Crystal chandeliers and gilded walls made the opera house a refulgent setting for the ball.
Origin: 1500-10; < Latin refulgent- (stem of refulgēns, present participle of refulgēre to radiate light). See re-, fulgent
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