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luster

noun
variants: or

lustre

Synonyms and Antonyms of luster

  1. 1 brightness created by light reflected from a surface the Hope diamond is famous for its brilliant luster Synonyms of luster burnish, gloss, luminance, shine (or lustre), polish, sheenWords Related to luster glare, gleam, glimmer, glint, glisten, glow, shimmer; blink, flicker, sparkle, twinkle; illumination, irradiation; iridescence, luminescence; brilliance, luminosity, radiance, radiancy, refulgence; finish, glazeNear Antonyms of luster dimness, dinginess, dirtiness, drabness, dullness (also dulness), flatness; grayness, paleness; cloudiness, gloom, murkiness, obscureness, obscurity, somberness

  2. 2 the quality or state of having or giving off light on a clear night at sea the stars seem to take on a magical luster Synonyms of luster brightness, brilliancy, candor, dazzle, effulgence, illumination, lambency, lightness, luminance, luminosity, luminousness, brilliance (or lustre), lustrousness, radiance, refulgence, splendorWords Related to luster 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 luster dimness, gloominess, somberness; cloudiness, haziness, murkiness, obscureness, obscurity; colorlessness, grayness, lackluster, paleness, shadiness, shadowinessAntonyms of luster blackness, dark, darkness, dullness (also dulness), duskiness


luster

verb
variants: or

lustre

Synonyms and Antonyms of luster

  1. to shoot forth bursts of light her pearl necklace lustered softly in the candlelight of the restaurant Synonyms of luster coruscate, flame, glance, gleam, glimmer, glint, glisten, glister, glitter, flash (or lustre), scintillate, shimmer, spangle, sparkle, twinkle, wink, winkleWords Related to luster beam, radiate, shine; bedazzle, blind, daze, dazzle; blaze, burn, flare, glare, glow



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