from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Giving off light; luminous.
- adj. Translucent; clear.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Emitting light; shining, luminous.
- adj. Translucent; clear, lucid.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Shining; bright; resplendent.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Bright; shining; lustrous; resplendent.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. softly bright or radiant
The word lucent means ‘glowing with light’ and ‘marked by clarity.’
Each body bag has this kind of lucent quality, not quite see-through while at the same time not entirely filled in.
Wonder if – given the lower and lower mkt caps out there now … HP might even want to look at someone like Juniper or alcatel-lucent … to get more head on
As the plane dipped beneath the layers of lucent haze, my heart sank with it.
Why go outside when you can commune directly with the lucent dead?
The near eye is overflowing with tears -- you can see the brim, lucent on the lower lid.
There were pressing details to attend to, such as settling with Trans - lucent, who would not be pleased, but who surely would rec - ognize the effectiveness of Purple's actions.
It would have been another story, had Trans - lucent been conscious, but of course he wasn't.
"I have traced the route, and queried the auspices," Trans - lucent said grimly.
Case watched childhood symbols of evil and bad luck tumble out along trans - lucent planes: swastikas, skulls and crossbones dice flashing snake eyes.