Definition of brilliantly in English:



  • 1In a very bright or dazzling way:

    ‘the brilliantly hued orchid’
    ‘at night the town was brilliantly lit’
    • ‘She chose a blue that corresponds to the color of the brilliantly clear sky above New York on that day in September.’
    • ‘Emerging trends include the brilliantly hued photos of Winstanley and the classic snapshots of Metzner.’
    • ‘The satellite rose into a brilliantly sunny sky flecked with small white clouds.’
    • ‘From 1912, he painted extensively in northern Ontario, producing brilliantly colored oil sketches on small wooden panels.’
    • ‘His works make up a spectacular fleet of brilliantly festooned machines.’
    • ‘The piece presents a sect of 11 men and women, brilliantly clad alike by in white dress shirts, striped ties, and suspendered knickers.’
    • ‘The season unaccountably changes, the leaves all brilliantly fall, thousands at a time,’
    • ‘The gas-filled tubes, as you can see, work brilliantly, and unlike so many things that look good in the dark, they're very visible in daylight too.’
    • ‘The sanctuary itself is the most brilliantly illuminated part of the church.’
    • ‘The National Health Service workers pushed giant, brilliantly lit beds into the stadium.’
  • 2In an exceptionally clever or talented way:

    ‘this fight was brilliantly choreographed’
    1. 2.1 In an impressive or outstanding way; very well:
      ‘she succeeded brilliantly’
      ‘he seems to be coping brilliantly’