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lustrous

lus·trous

lustrous

 
 
pronunciation:
luh strs
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: shining; glossy; bright.
Her dull graying hair had once been lustrous and vibrantly red.
synonyms:
bright, glossy, shining, shiny
antonyms:
dull, lusterless
similar words:
aglow, alight, gleaming, luminous, radiant, sleek
definition 2: admirable; splendid.
Her start on Broadway had been a failure, but she went on to have a lustrous career in the movies.
synonyms:
glorious, shining
antonyms:
lusterless
similar words:
admirable, brilliant, celebrated, famous, resplendent, splendid
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derivations: lustrously (adv.), lustrousness (n.)
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