What does the word iridescent mean?

    Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Exhibiting changing rainbow colors.

Usage examples for iridescent

  1. Plumage of some species dull, of others iridescent blues and Greens above, whitish or ruddy below. – Bird-Neighbors by Blanchan, Neltje
  2. A cloak of delicate velvet in which all the colors of the rainbow played in iridescent beauty hung from his shoulders. – The Mad Planet by Murray Leinster