lucid

  • 1 Lucid — may refer to: * LUCID Detector (ATLAS Luminosity Monitor), a high energy physics detector * Lucid (programming language), a dataflow programming language * Lucid (software) [http://www.cbit.uq.edu.au/software/LucidID/default.htm] is a software… …

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  • 2 Lucid — Lu cid, a. [L. lucidus, fr. lux, lucis, light. See {Light}, n.] 1. Shining; bright; resplendent; as, the lucid orbs of heaven. [1913 Webster] Lucid, like a glowworm. Sir I. Newton. [1913 Webster] A court compact of lucid marbles. Tennyson. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 lucid — LUCÍD, Ă, lucizi, de, adj. Care are o minte clară, pătrunzătoare, care este conştient de realitate, care înţelege şi exprimă clar lucrurile. ♦ (Adverbial) În deplinătatea facultăţilor mintale, conştient; raţional; treaz. – Din fr. lucide. Trimis… …

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  • 4 Lucid — steht für: Lucid Lynx, eine 2010 erschienene Version der Linux Distribution Ubuntu die englische Form des Worts luzid, meist in Zusammenhang von Klarträumen verwendet Lucid ist der Name folgender Personen: Shannon Lucid (* 1943), US amerikanische …

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  • 5 lucid — [adj1] evident, obvious apprehensible, clear, clear cut, comprehendible, comprehensible, crystal clear, distinct, explicit, fathomable, graspable, intelligible, knowable, limpid, luminous, pellucid, plain, translucent, transparent, transpicuous,… …

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  • 6 lucid — (adj.) 1590s, bright, shining, from L. lucidus light, bright, clear, figuratively perspicuous, lucid, clear, from lucere to shine, from lux (gen. lucis) light, from PIE root *leuk to shine, be bright (see LIGHT (Cf. light) (n.)). Sense of easy to …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 lucid — [lo͞o′sid] adj. [L lucidus < lucere, to shine: see LIGHT1] 1. Old Poet. bright; shining 2. transparent 3. designating an interval of sanity in a mental disorder 4. clear to the mind; readily understood [lucid instructions] …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Lucīd — Lucīd, s. Luzid …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 9 Lucid — Lucid, lat. dtsch., leuchtend, hell, klar; L.ität, Helle, Durchsichtigkeit …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 10 lucid — I adjective apparent, articulate, certain, clear, clear cut, clear minded, clear thinking, clear witted, clearheaded, comprehending, comprehensible, crystalline, diaphanous, discerning, discriminating, distinct, effulgent, evident, explicit,… …

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  • 11 lucid — 1 pellucid, *clear, transparent, translucent, diaphanous, limpid Analogous words: luminous, *bright, brilliant, lucent Contrasted words: murky, gloomy, dusky, *dark: *turbid, muddy 2 * …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 12 lucid — ► ADJECTIVE 1) clear; easy to understand. 2) showing an ability to think clearly. 3) literary bright or luminous. DERIVATIVES lucidity noun lucidly adverb. ORIGIN Latin lucidus, from lux light …

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  • 13 Lucid 3 — Infobox musical artist 2 Name = Lucid 3 Background = group or band Origin = flagicon|New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand Instruments = Genre = Rock, Folk, Blues, Pop, Jazz Formed = 1999 Years active = 1999 present Label = Lupin Music, EMI NZ URL =… …

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  • 14 lucid — [[t]lu͟ːsɪd[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED Lucid writing or speech is clear and easy to understand. ...a lucid account of the history of mankind... His prose as always lucid and compelling. Syn: clear Derived words: lucidly ADV GRADED ADV with v Both of them …

    English dictionary

  • 15 lucid — lucidity, lucidness, n. lucidly, adv. /looh sid/, adj. 1. easily understood; completely intelligible or comprehensible: a lucid explanation. 2. characterized by clear perception or understanding; rational or sane: a lucid moment in his madness. 3 …

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  • 16 lucid — lu|cid [ˈlu:sıd] adj [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: lucidus] 1.) expressed in a way that is clear and easy to understand ▪ You must write in a clear and lucid style. 2.) able to understand and think clearly, used especially about someone who… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 lucid — lu|cid [ lusıd ] adjective showing or telling something in a clear, simple way: a concise, lucid description a. capable of thinking clearly: a patient with occasional lucid moments ╾ lu|cid|ity [ ,lu sıdəti ] noun uncount ╾ lu|cid|ly adverb …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 lucid — adjective 1 expressed in a way that is clear and easy to understand: a lucid and accurate account of the day s events 2 a word meaning able to understand and think clearly, used especially about someone who is not always able to do this: In her… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 lucid — adjective 1) a lucid description Syn: intelligible, comprehensible, understandable, cogent, coherent, articulate; clear, transparent; plain, simple, vivid, sharp, straightforward, unambiguous; formal perspicuous Ant …

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  • 20 lucid — UK [ˈluːsɪd] / US [ˈlusɪd] adjective a) showing or telling something in a clear, simple way a concise, lucid description b) capable of thinking clearly a patient with occasional lucid moments Derived words: lucidity UK [ˌluːˈsɪdɪtɪ] / US… …

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