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opalescent

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of opalescent

  1. having a rainbowlike play of colors <once given away as a cheap prize at carnivals, this opalesecent glass is now highly prized by collectors> Synonyms nacreous, iridescent, pearlescentRelated Words chatoyant; colorful, motley, multicolored, polychromatic, polychrome, varicolored, variegated




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