What is bright?

  • (adj): Emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts.
    Example: "The sun was bright and hot"; "a bright sunlit room"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on bright:

Bright - Other Uses
... Bright 106.4 FM, local radio station in Sussex, UK Bright (American band), an experimental pop group from Brooklyn, New York Bright (album), the ...
Thingwall House
... Thingwall House was a Jacobethan manor house built in 1869 by Henry Arthur Bright, the shipping magnate, and was originally known as Ashfield ... are amongst the important guests who stayed at the house while it was owned by the wealthy Bright family ... In 1921 it was bequeathed by the Bright family to the city of Liverpool on condition that it was held in trust to be used as a home for 'girls of feeble mind' ...
Ronnie Bright
... Ronnie Bright (born Ronald David Bright, October 18, 1938, New York) is an American R B and doo wop singer of the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s ...
Honor Bright - Early Years (2006-2009)
... Honor Bright were voted on to the Vans Warped Tour in 2008, playing the Ernie Ball Stage at the Buffalo, NY (Darien Center) show on July 24 of that year ... In October 2008, Honor Bright signed with The Artery Foundation which manages bands including Alesana, A Day To Remember and A Static Lullaby ... For the second consecutive year, Honor Bright won a spot on the Van's Warped Tour ...
Bright And Hitchcocks - Beginnings
... The Bright and Hitchcocks store had its origins in two stores, one run by the Hitchcock brothers in Yarra Street, and the other by William Bright in Moorabool Street ... The two businesses merged in 1855, and their store opened under the "Bright and Company" name on the south-east corner of Moorabool and Little Malop Streets ... The name "Bright and Hitchcocks" was adopted in 1861, even though Bright retired in 1865 ...

More definitions of "bright":

  • (adj): Made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing; reflecting a sheen or glow.
    Example: "Bright silver candlesticks"
    Synonyms: burnished, lustrous, shining, shiny
  • (adj): Characterized by quickness and ease in learning.
    Synonyms: smart
  • (adj): Characterized by happiness or gladness.
    Example: "Bright faces"; "all the world seems bright and gay"
  • (adj): Full or promise.
    Example: "Had a bright future in publishing"
    Synonyms: promising
  • (adv): With brightness.
    Example: "The windows glowed jewel bright"
    Synonyms: brilliantly, brightly
  • (adj): Clear and sharp and ringing.
    Example: "The bright sound of the trumpet section"
    Synonyms: brilliant
  • (adj): Not made dim or less bright.
    Synonyms: undimmed
  • (adj): Splendid.
    Example: "The bright stars of stage and screen"; "a bright moment in history"; "the bright pageantry of court"
  • (adj): Having striking color.
    Example: "Bright greens"
    Synonyms: brilliant, vivid
  • (adj): Having lots of light either natural or artificial.
    Example: "The room was bright and airy"; "a stage bright with spotlights"

Famous quotes containing the word bright:

    If this phrase of the “balance of power” is to be always an argument for war, the pretext for war will never be wanting, and peace can never be secure.
    —John Bright (1811–1889)

    The elect, the elected . . . they come here bright as dimes,
    and die dishevelled and soft.
    Robert Lowell (1917–1977)

    Look not into the sun! Even the moon is too bright for your nocturnal eyes!
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)