Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 01/13/19 Rutilant

Rutilant (adjective)
rutilant [root-l-uh nt]

1. glowing or glittering with ruddy or golden light.

Related Words for rutilant
glistening, brilliant, radiant, sparkling, bright, lustrous, scintillating, luminous, shiny, conspicuous, incandescent, embarrassed, rosy, glazed, beaming, glossy, sleek, coruscating, elated, burning

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Origin: 1490–1500; < Latin rutilant- (stem of rutilāns, present participle of rutilāre to glow red), equivalent to rutil(us ) red, reddish + -ant- -ant

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