Synonyms and Antonyms of brightness
the quality or state of having or giving off light the brightness of the sunshine made me squint after an afternoon spent in a darkened movie theater Synonyms of brightness brilliance, brilliancy, candor, dazzle, effulgence, illumination, lambency, lightness, luminance, luminosity, luminousness, luster (or lustre), lustrousness, radiance, refulgence, splendorWords Related to brightness blaze, flare, flash, flicker, light; fluorescence, incandescence, luminescence; burnish, gloss, polish, sheen, shine, shininess; fire, flame, glare, glow; flash, gleam, glimmer, glint, glisten, glitter, scintillation, shimmer, sparkle, twinkleNear Antonyms of brightness dimness, gloominess, somberness; cloudiness, haziness, murkiness, obscureness, obscurity; colorlessness, grayness, lackluster, paleness, shadiness, shadowinessAntonyms of brightness blackness, dark, darkness, dullness (also dulness), duskiness
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up brightness? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).