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  • 1 bright — W2S2 [braıt] adj comparative brighter superlative brightest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(light)¦ 2¦(sunny)¦ 3¦(intelligent)¦ 4¦(colours)¦ 5¦(cheerful)¦ 6¦(successful)¦ 7 as bright as a button 8 look …

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  • 2 Bright — ist der Name folgender Personen: Bette Bright, britische Rocksängerin Bill Bright (1921–2003), US amerikanischer Evangelist Bobby Bright (* 1952), US amerikanischer Politiker Cameron Bright (* 1993), kanadischer Schauspieler Charles Tilston… …

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  • 3 bright — [ braıt ] adjective *** ▸ 1 with strong color ▸ 2 full of light ▸ 3 intelligent ▸ 4 lively ▸ 5 likely to succeed ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) usually before noun bright colors are strong but not dark: She was wearing a bright red scarf. His eyes are bright… …

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  • 4 Bright — may refer to:*Brightness, the perception of how dark or light a source of luminance is *Being bright , describing colloquially, something with intelligence (trait) *The Brights movement, a social movement promoting the naturalistic… …

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  • 5 bright´ly — bright «bryt», adjective, adverb, noun. –adj. 1. giving much light; shining: »The stars are bright, but sunshine is brighter. 2. very light or clear: »It is a bright day with no clouds. 3. Figurative. clever; quick witted; …

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  • 6 Bright — Bright, a. [OE. briht, AS. beorht, briht; akin to OS. berht, OHG. beraht, Icel. bjartr, Goth. ba[ i]rhts. [root]94.] 1. Radiating or reflecting light; shedding or having much light; shining; luminous; not dark. [1913 Webster] The sun was bright o …

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  • 7 bright — adj 1 Bright, brilliant, radiant, luminous, lustrous, effulgent, refulgent, beaming, lambent, lucent, incandescent are comparable when they mean actually or seemingly shining or glowing with light. Bright implies an opposition to dim or dull; it… …

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  • 8 bright — [braɪt] adjective FINANCE if share trading is bright, there is a lot of activity and prices are rising: • Trading will be relatively bright in the first half, with the Nikkei rising above 30,000. * * * bright UK US /braɪt/ adjective ► FINANCE,… …

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  • 9 bright — [adj1] shining, glowing in appearance ablaze, aglow, alight, argent, auroral, beaming, blazing, brilliant, burning, burnished, coruscating, dazzling, effulgent, flashing, fulgent, fulgid, glaring, gleaming, glistening, glittering, glossy, golden …

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  • 10 bright — [brīt] adj. [ME < OE bryht, earlier beorht < IE base * bher eg , to gleam, white > BIRCH, Goth bairhts] 1. shining with light that is radiated or reflected; full of light 2. clear or brilliant in color or sound; vivid or intense 3.… …

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  • 11 BRIGHT (J.) — BRIGHT JOHN (1811 1889) Homme politique britannique de premier plan et grande figure du libéralisme, John Bright est un industriel du Lancashire. Appartenant à une famille de quakers, il a reçu une bonne éducation, mais n’est pas passé par les… …

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  • 12 bright — (adj.) O.E. bryht, by metathesis from beorht bright; splendid; clear sounding; beautiful; divine, from P.Gmc. *berhta bright (Cf. O.S. berht, O.N. bjartr, O.H.G. beraht, Goth. bairhts bright ), from PIE root *bhereg to gleam, white (Cf. Skt.… …

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  • 13 BRIGHT (R.) — BRIGHT RICHARD (1789 1858) Médecin anglais qui inaugura l’étude clinique des néphrites chroniques. Richard Bright interrompt ses études de médecine, entreprises à Édimbourg, pour accompagner, en 1810, l’expédition scientifique dirigée en Islande… …

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  • 14 Bright — V. «mal de Bright». * * * Bright. □ V. enfermedad de Bright …

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  • 15 Bright — (Dinner Plain,Австралия) Категория отеля: Адрес: 1934 Tower Road, 3898 Dinner Plain, Австрал …

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  • 16 bright´en|er — bright|en «BRY tuhn», intransitive verb. 1. to become bright or brighter: »The sky brightened after the storm. SYNONYM(S): lighten, clear. 2. Figurative. to become happy or cheerful: »Her face brightened as she read the letter. –v.t. 1. to make… …

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  • 17 bright|en — «BRY tuhn», intransitive verb. 1. to become bright or brighter: »The sky brightened after the storm. SYNONYM(S): lighten, clear. 2. Figurative. to become happy or cheerful: »Her face brightened as she read the letter. –v.t. 1. to make bright or… …

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  • 18 Bright — Bright, n. Splendor; brightness. [Poetic] [1913 Webster] Dark with excessive bright thy skirts appear. Milton. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 19 Bright — Bright, adv. Brightly. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] I say it is the moon that shines so bright. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 20 Bright —   1) [braɪt ], John, britischer Politiker (Liberaler), * Rochdale 16. 11. 1811✝ ebenda 27. 3. 1889. Befreundet mir R. Cobden, mit dem zusammen er in der Anti Corn Law League erfolgreich für eine Abschaffung der Getreidezölle stritt. Seit 1843 war …

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