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    lustrous

    lustrous - Dictionary definition and meaning for word lustrous

    Definition
    (adj) made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing; reflecting a sheen or glow
    Synonyms : bright , burnished , shining , shiny
    Example Sentence
    • bright silver candlesticks
    • a burnished brass knocker
    • she brushed her hair until it fell in lustrous auburn waves
    • rows of shining glasses
    • shiny black patents
    Definition
    (adj) brilliant
    Example Sentence
    • set a lustrous example for others to follow
    • lustrous actors of the time
    Definition
    (adj) reflecting light
    Synonyms : glistening , glossy , sheeny , shining , shiny
    Example Sentence
    • glistening bodies of swimmers
    • the horse's glossy coat
    • lustrous auburn hair
    • saw the moon like a shiny dime on a deep blue velvet carpet
    • shining white enamel
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for lustrous

illustrate -> lustrous : hair illustration after using shampoo

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