Definition of Bright


  • full or promise
    "had a bright future in publishing"
    "the scandal threatened an abrupt end to a promising political career"
    "a hopeful new singer on Broadway"
  • characterized by happiness or gladness
    "bright faces"
    "all the world seems bright and gay"
  • clear and sharp and ringing
    "the bright sound of the trumpet section"
    "the brilliant sound of the trumpets"
  • not made dim or less bright
    "undimmed headlights"
    "surprisingly the curtain started to rise while the houselights were still undimmed"
  • splendid
    "the bright stars of stage and screen"
    "a bright moment in history"
    "the bright pageantry of court"
  • made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing
    reflecting a sheen or glow
    "bright silver candlesticks"
    "a burnished brass knocker"
    "she brushed her hair until it fell in lustrous auburn waves"
    "rows of shining glasses"
    "shiny black patents"
  • having lots of light either natural or artificial
    "the room was bright and airy"
    "a stage bright with spotlights"
  • characterized by quickness and ease in learning
    "some children are brighter in one subject than another"
    "smart children talk earlier than the average"
  • having striking color
    "bright dress"
    "brilliant tapestries"
    "a bird with vivid plumage"
  • emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts
    "the sun was bright and hot"
    "a bright sunlit room"


  • with brightness
    "the stars shone brilliantly"
    "the windows glowed jewel bright"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Bright

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Unscramble bright

29 unscramble word found using the letters bright.

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