Definitions of bright

  1. To be or become overripe, as wheat, barley, or hops.
  2. See Brite, v. i.
  3. Brightest.
  4. Splendor; brightness.
  5. Brighter.
  6. with brightness; " the stars shone brilliantly"; " the windows glowed jewel bright"
  7. having lots of light either natural or artificial; " the room was bright and airy"; " a stage bright with spotlights"
  8. emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts; " the sun was bright and hot"; " a bright sunlit room"
  9. not made dim or less bright; " undimmed headlights"; " surprisingly the curtain started to rise while the houselights were still undimmed"
  10. splendid; " the bright stars of stage and screen"; " a bright moment in history"; " the bright pageantry of court"
  11. characterized by happiness or gladness; " bright faces"; " all the world seems bright and gay"
  12. characterized by quickness and ease in learning; " some children are brighter in one subject than another"; " smart children talk earlier than the average"
  13. Radiating or reflecting light; shedding or having much light; shining; luminous; not dark.
  14. Transmitting light; clear; transparent.
  15. Having qualities that render conspicuous or attractive, or that affect the mind as light does the eye; resplendent with charms; as, bright beauty.
  16. Sparkling with wit; lively; vivacious; shedding cheerfulness and joy around; cheerful; cheery.
  17. Illustrious; glorious.
  18. Manifest to the mind, as light is to the eyes; clear; evident; plain.
  19. Of brilliant color; of lively hue or appearance.
  20. Showing light; brilliant; shining; glorious; witty; lively; fortunate; glowing.
  21. Shining: full of light: clear: beautiful: clever: illustrious.
  22. Shining; clear; illustrious; clever.
  23. Full of light; shining; brilliant; quick- witted; cheery; illustrious.
  24. Shining; full of light; brilliant; transparent; clear; evident; resplendent with charms; illustrious; glorious; witty; ingenious; lively.
  25. Shining; clear; illustrious; evident; clever.