Synonyms and Antonyms of luminance
1 brightness created by light reflected from a surface the emerald had a pure, icy green luminance Synonyms of luminance burnish, gloss, shine, luster (or lustre), polish, sheenWords Related to luminance glare, gleam, glimmer, glint, glisten, glow, shimmer; blink, flicker, sparkle, twinkle; illumination, irradiation; iridescence, luminescence; brilliance, luminosity, radiance, radiancy, refulgence; finish, glazeNear Antonyms of luminance dimness, dinginess, dirtiness, drabness, dullness (also dulness), flatness; grayness, paleness; cloudiness, gloom, murkiness, obscureness, obscurity, somberness
2 the quality or state of having or giving off light the landscapes of the French painter Claude Lorraine have a unique luminance that no other artist has quite captured Synonyms of luminance brightness, brilliancy, candor, dazzle, effulgence, illumination, lambency, lightness, brilliance, luminosity, luminousness, luster (or lustre), lustrousness, radiance, refulgence, splendorWords Related to luminance 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 luminance dimness, gloominess, somberness; cloudiness, haziness, murkiness, obscureness, obscurity; colorlessness, grayness, lackluster, paleness, shadiness, shadowinessAntonyms of luminance blackness, dark, darkness, dullness (also dulness), duskiness
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