clinquant

[ kling-kuh nt ]SEE DEFINITION OF clinquant

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The clinquant corslet of the Swiss girl just survives at bals costums.

My eyes rejoice in the shine of it; its clinquant sound is music in my ears.

Clinquant, klingk′ant, adj. shining like tinsel: glittering.

I liked Jack, but not clinquant in crimson and gold, with spurs and sword clanking on the hard, frost-bitten road.

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beaming

adjectiveradiant; beautiful
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