Synonyms and Antonyms of brightly
1 in a manner marked by the shining or reflecting of much light the light glowed brightly Synonyms of brightly bright, brilliantly, dazzlingly, fulgently, glowingly, incandescently, lambently, luminously, lustrously, radiantly, splendidly Words Related to brightly blazingly, burningly, flamingly; blindingly, flaringly, flickeringly, glaringly, glitteringly, opalescently; pellucidly Near Antonyms of brightly darkly, duskily, gloomily, murkily, obscurely, somberly; cloudily, shadily, shadowily Antonyms of brightly dimly, dully
2 in a cheerful or happy manner “And how are we today?” the nurse asked brightly Synonyms of brightly gaily, cheerfully, cheerily, happily, heartily, jocosely, jovially, merrily, mirthfully, smilinglyWords Related to brightly amusedly, exuberantly, giddily, gigglingly, joyfully, joyously; blithely, blithesomely, breezily, gladly, gladsomely, laughingly, lightheartedly, sunnily; amicably, friendlily, friendly, good-humoredly, good-naturedly, jocularly; hopefully, optimistically, sanguinely; blissfully, elatedly, euphorically, rapturouslyNear Antonyms of brightly abjectly, dejectedly, despondently, disconsolately, dispiritedly, wretchedly; dolefully, dolorously, forlornly, mournfully, plaintively, sorrowfully; dourly, glumly, mirthlessly, sourly, sternly, sulkily, sullenly; blackly, dismally, drearily, gloomily, pessimisticallyAntonyms of brightly bleakly, cheerlessly, darkly, heavily, miserably, morosely, unhappily
3 in a manner that is colorful and tends to arouse gaiety parade marchers carrying brightly painted banners Synonyms of brightly bravely, gaily, brilliantly, colorfullyWords Related to brightly flamboyantly, flashily, garishly, gaudily, loud, loudly, ostentatiously; fancily, ornately, swankily; gorgeously, richly, spectacularly, splendidly, strikingly; dapperly, dashingly, gallantly, jazzily, nattily, neatly, pertly, smartly, snappily, spiffily; conspicuously, luridly, shockinglyNear Antonyms of brightly colorlessly, inconspicuously, unobtrusively, unpretentiously; chastely, demurely, modestly; conservatively, plainly, quietly, simply; bleakly, severely, somberlyAntonyms of brightly boringly, drably, dully
Seen and Heard
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