brilliance

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French brillance.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: brĭlyəns
  • IPA(key): /ˈbɹɪljən(t)s/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

brilliance (usually uncountable, plural brilliances)

  1. The quality of being exceptionally effulgent (giving off light).
  2. The quality of having extraordinary mental capacity.
  3. (chiefly Britain) Magnificence; resplendence.
    What brilliance it took from Harry Kane to control the cross and place the ball into the top corner.

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