Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


To think of the brightest and most fortunate accidents of life.

The stars were shining, and I looked for my own special one, and chose the largest and brightest.

His boots, which were always of the brightest, creaked as he walked.

"I always get around them that way," he said with an expression of the brightest cunning.

This was probably the brightest era in the life of the Duchess of Devonshire.

Maybe he hadn't been the brightest or most honest guy in the world.

His face wore the brightest smile, and his voice had the cheeriest ring.

The brightest jewel in my crown, Wad be my queen, wad be my queen.

He was hardly master of the wits which in themselves were never of the brightest.

This struck the party as the brightest and wittiest expression ever made by a mortal.