Definition of luculent in English:

luculent

adjective

rare
  • 1(of writing or speech) clearly expressed.

  • 2Brightly shining.

    • ‘This intense study of obsession is not for the faint-hearted, but his tough and complex music has some unexpected moments of luculent beauty.’
    glittering, sparkling, coruscating, glimmering, glinting, gleaming, glistening, flickering, winking
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Origin

Late Middle English (in luculent): from Latin luculentus, from lux, luc- light.

Pronunciation:

luculent

/ˈluːkjʊl(ə)nt/