What does the word effulgence mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Effulgent.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A shining forth brilliantly; brightness; splendor.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Effulgencely.

Usage examples for effulgence

  1. She sat holding it in her hand, while the music penetrated her whole being like an effulgence, warming and brightening the dark places of her soul. – The Awakening and Selected Short Stories by Kate Chopin
  2. However, His Effulgence will most graciously deign to speak to your commander tomorrow. – Despoilers of the Golden Empire by Gordon Randall Garrett