re·​splen·​den·​cy ri-ˈsplen-dən(t)-sē How to pronounce resplendency (audio)

Examples of resplendency in a Sentence

the hills of Vermont were awash in the resplendency of the state's celebrated autumnal foliage

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1611, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of resplendency was circa 1611

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“Resplendency.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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re·​splen·​den·​cy -dən-sē How to pronounce resplendency (audio)
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