American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Bright; shining; lustrous; resplendent.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Shining; bright; resplendent.
- adj. softly bright or radiant
- From the participle stem of Latin lucere ("to shine"). (Wiktionary)
- Latin lūcēns, lūcent-, present participle of lūcēre, to shine; see leuk- in Indo-European roots. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“The word lucent means ‘glowing with light’ and ‘marked by clarity.’”
“Each body bag has this kind of lucent quality, not quite see-through while at the same time not entirely filled in.”
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“ As the plane dipped beneath the layers of lucent haze, my heart sank with it.”
“Why go outside when you can commune directly with the lucent dead?”
“The near eye is overflowing with tears -- you can see the brim, lucent on the lower lid.”
“There were pressing details to attend to, such as settling with Trans - lucent, who would not be pleased, but who surely would rec - ognize the effectiveness of Purple's actions.”
“It would have been another story, had Trans - lucent been conscious, but of course he wasn't.”
“I have traced the route, and queried the auspices," Trans - lucent said grimly.”
“Case watched childhood symbols of evil and bad luck tumble out along trans - lucent planes: swastikas, skulls and crossbones dice flashing snake eyes.”
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