What does the word refulgent mean?

    Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Shining; brilliant; splendid.

Usage examples for refulgent

  1. He shone refulgent, being yet in the white or full- dress uniform of his calling. – Somewhere in Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson
  2. From these most of the occupants had descended, and were staring with avidity at us all; the great glass eyes and the great refulgent cars held them in timidity and fascination, and the poor lifeless white body of General, stretched beside the way, heightened the hypnotic mystery; one or two of the boldest had touched him, and found no outward injury upon him; and this had sent their eyes back to the automobile with increased awe. – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister
  3. But as they approached the pillars of Hoy, the wind rose and the waves swelled refulgent in the crimsoning east. – The Measure of a Man by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr