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How to use effulgence in a sentence

That was why the people, hovering back from the circular effulgence over the floor around them seemed so dim.
THE JEWELS OF APTORSAMUEL R. DELANY
His mind wears no dark-colored glasses; it is strong and healthy enough to bear the dazzling effulgence of the sun.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 16, NO. 97, NOVEMBER, 1865VARIOUS
The milder effulgence of the moon by night throws its silvery glamour over all his senses.
ISLAM HER MORAL AND SPIRITUAL VALUEARTHUR GLYN LEONARD
Behind that veil rises up the sun, soon to dissipate those shadows, bathing the earth in the full effulgence of his glory.
PONCE DE LEONWILLIAM PILLING
It is, therefore, much better to accept the rendering adopted in the Revised Version: the effulgence of His glory.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE EPISTLE TO THE HEBREWSTHOMAS CHARLES EDWARDS
Philo had described the Word as an effulgence, and spoken also of Him as distinct from God.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE EPISTLE TO THE HEBREWSTHOMAS CHARLES EDWARDS
This fact was slow in dawning upon him, but when it had fairly caught his vision, it shone with the effulgence of the sun.
HUBERT'S WIFEMINNIE MARY LEE
It was as though the hard, weary face of a barren landscape were suddenly bathed in the soft effulgence of a midnight moon.
THE "GENIUS"THEODORE DREISER
And rising into the sky, it seemed like a second sun of exceeding effulgence at the end of the Yuga.
MAHABHARATA OF KRISHNA-DWAIPAYANA VYASA BK. 3 PT. 1KRISHNA-DWAIPAYANA VYASA
And at the sight of Naishadha, overpowered by his effulgence, those first of women sprang up from their seats in amazement.
MAHABHARATA OF KRISHNA-DWAIPAYANA VYASA BK. 3 PT. 1KRISHNA-DWAIPAYANA VYASA
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WORDS RELATED TO EFFULGENCE

  • afterglow
  • brightness
  • brilliance
  • brilliancy
  • burnish
  • candescence
  • dazzle
  • effulgence
  • glaze
  • gleam
  • glint
  • glitter
  • glow
  • incandescence
  • iridescence
  • lambency
  • luminousness
  • opalescence
  • polish
  • radiance
  • refulgence
  • resplendence
  • sheen
  • shimmer
  • sparkle
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