overbrilliancy

brilliancy

[bril-yuhn-see]
noun, plural brilliancies for 1.
1.
an instance of brilliance: the brilliancies of Congreve's wit.

Origin:
1740–50; brilli(ant) + -ancy

overbrilliancy, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To overbrilliancy
WordNet
brilliancy

noun
a quality that outshines the usual [syn: luster
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature