lustrious

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['Luhs-tree-uhs]

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lustrious (comparative more lustrious, superlative most lustrious)

  1. fantastic; amazing; splendid
  2. beautiful; sparkling; dazzling

Quotations[edit]

  • c. 1891, Walt Whitman, "Proud Music of the Storm", Leaves of Grass
    (The teeming lady comes, / The lustrious orb, Venus contralto, the blooming mother. / Sister of loftiest gods, Alboni's self I hear.)

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