luminoso
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luminoso(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (dazzling)
a. bright
El dormitorio era pequeño pero luminoso.The bedroom was small but bright.
Nos paramos a tomar agua en una hondonada luminosa.We stopped to drink water in a bright hollow.
b. light (source)
La fuente luminosa era una lámpara fluorescente.The light source was a fluorescent lamp.
c. illuminated
El letrero luminoso dice "Abierto".The illuminated sign reads "Open."
2. (light-emitting)
a. luminous
El satélite divisó un cuerpo celeste luminoso.The satellite spotted a luminous celestial body.
3.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(excellent)
a. brilliant
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
El científico dio una exposición luminosa sobre su nueva teoría.The scientist gave a brilliant exposition of his new theory.
b. bright
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
¡Esa es una idea luminosa! ¿Cómo que no se nos ocurrió antes?That's a bright idea! Why didn't we think of that sooner?
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luminoso
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (con luz)
a. bright
fuente luminosalight source
2. (idea)
a. brilliant
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luminoso
adjective
1 (gen) bright; shining; [+letrero] illuminated; [+esfera, reloj] luminous
2 [+idea] bright; brilliant; [+exposición] brilliant
(Com) neon sign; (Dep) electronic scoreboard;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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