resplendency

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n resplendency brilliant radiant beauty "the glory of the sunrise"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Resplendency The quality or state of being resplendent; brilliant luster; vivid brightness; splendor. "Son! thou in whom my glory I behold
      In full resplendence , heir of all my might."
      "The resplendency of his own almighty goodness."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n resplendency Same as resplendence.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Resplendency state of being resplendent
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. resplendentia,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. resplendērere-, inten., splendēre, to shine.

Usage

In literature:

But then it appeared in the air, all resplendent with light, and darting its beams on every side.
"The Works of John Dryden, Volume XVI. (of 18)" by John Dryden
Love's devotion yields the future with young Hope's resplendent beam; And her spirit thrills with rapture, yielding to its blissful dream!
"Godey's Lady's Book, Vol. 42, January, 1851" by Various
An unusual and resplendent combination of traits, rare possibilities.
"The Three Black Pennys" by Joseph Hergesheimer
Train stepped on the platform, refreshed and resplendent.
"The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 1 of 2)" by Ida Husted Harper
There all within full rich arrayd he found, With royall arras and resplendent gold.
"Spenser's The Faerie Queene, Book I" by Edmund Spenser
And that son was the illustrious Pramati of resplendent energy.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
With its loveliness thy face shineth ever like the resplendent moon.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2"
There was Bobby, resplendent in a new suit and slippers with shining buckles, running across the lawn.
"What Two Children Did" by Charlotte E. Chittenden
Some women even make the mistake of dressing shabbily that they may gown their daughters resplendently.
"Vocational Guidance for Girls" by Marguerite Stockman Dickson
She who was not resplendent was so honest that if she gave it all away she made it cleaner.
"Matisse Picasso and Gertrude Stein" by Gertrude Stein
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In poetry:

When he came to the silver star-portals,
The Queen of that wonderful place
Looked forth from her towers resplendent,
And started, and dreamed in his face.
"Safi" by Henry Kendall
"Behold yon rainbow, brightening yet,
To which all mingled hues are given!
There are thy dew-drops, grandly set
In a resplendent coronet
Upon the brow of heaven.
"The Child And The Dew-Drops (in memory of a lost son)." by John Critchley Prince
But the glories so transcendent
That around their memories cluster,
And, on all their steps attendant,
Make their darkened lives resplendent
With such gleams of inward lustre!
"Prometheus, Or, The Poet's Forethought. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The First)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
So opes the pleasant scene at early dawn,
When dance the sylphs upon the dew-spread lawn;
While yet the rosy Morn, with dreamy light,
Glows all resplendent in the wake of night.
"The Dawn Is Breaking" by George Hannibal Temple
The vine-clad terraces descend the mountains
Like cascades rippling with resplendent gold;
Steeped in the sun, and fed by sweet-voiced fountains,
Tyrolean slopes a paradise unfold.
"Autumn In Meran" by John Lawson Stoddard
In meadows fanned by heaven's life-breathing wind,
In the resplendence of that glorious sphere,
And larger movements of the unfettered mind,
Wilt thou forget the love that joined us here?
"The Future Life" by William Cullen Bryant

In news:

Resplendent in a flawless coating of House of Kolor rootbeer metallic, Dave's '35 got its dramatic good looks from The Old Car Shop in Norwood, Massachusetts.
Her Manhattan is a city of well-appointed drawing rooms, hansoms and broughams, all-night cotillions, and resplendent Fifth Avenue flats.
Where can you find both spa treatments and medical services under one resplendent roof.
The Grim Reaper of Radio, is resplendently dressed in a cream-colored leisure suit.
INTERVIEWS Watch Sean Lennon-Deerhoof Offshoot Mystical Weapons' Resplendent 'Mechanical Mammoth' Video.
A Resplendent City's Golden Heart.
It's homecoming at FLHS, and the superintendent has made sure this year's royalty will look resplendent.
Resplendent – shining brilliantly: characterized by a glowing splendor.
Robbie sprawled resplendent, innocent across the motel bed.
'Life of Pi' review: Ang Lee lends visual resplendence to profound survival tale.
Ruth chomped on a cigar — it should be noted that he would die of throat cancer five years later — and looked resplendent in his dark suit and striped tie as he signed autographs for the mob that had descended upon him.
'Ice Age: Continental Drift ' offers visual resplendence at the service of the same ol' jokes.
Our history, so resplendent in spiritual truth, is being rewritten.
Mimi Lauter's 'Dining Out' a resplendent feast.
Three consecutive Sundays of Nathaniel Dorsky's resplendent films at the Pacific Film Archive.
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In science:

If κ is regular and κ > |T |, and λ = λ<κ , then T has a κ-resplendent model of size λ.
Chain conditions in dependent groups
If M is κ resplendent then Meq is also such.
Chain conditions in dependent groups
If M is κ-resplendent for some κ, and A ⊆ M is definable and infinite, then |A| = |M|.
Chain conditions in dependent groups
T has > λ pairwise nonisomorphic κ-resplendent models of size λ1 .
Chain conditions in dependent groups
T is stable and κ ≥ κ (T ) + ℵ1 then every κ-resplendent model is saturated.
Chain conditions in dependent groups
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