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synonyms for phosphorescent

  • luminous
  • radiant
  • shining
  • beaming
  • brilliant
  • effulgent
  • fulgent
  • intense
  • lambent
  • lucent
  • red-hot
  • refulgent
  • white-hot
  • sunny
  • bright
  • shiny
  • luminous
  • rich
  • polished
  • clear
  • glowing
  • glossy
  • shining
  • ablaze
  • brilliant
  • cloudless
  • lambent
  • lustrous
  • radiant
  • refulgent
  • resplendent
  • vivid
  • lucent
  • unclouded
  • burnished
  • fluorescent
  • flashing
  • aglow
  • scintillant
  • unobscured
  • well-lighted
  • well-lit
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antonyms for phosphorescent

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  • dark
  • dim
  • dull
  • gloomy
  • solemn
  • serious
  • grave
  • laborious
  • difficult
  • weighted
  • heavy
  • brunette
  • dim
  • darkened
  • black
  • obscure
  • dull
  • dark
  • unhappy
  • gloomy
  • dusky
  • cloudy
  • dull
  • obscured
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      How to use phosphorescent in a sentence

      The Japanese matted floor, even in darkness, gives out a sort of ghostly, phosphorescent glow.
      THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
      Inside each was a small projection apparently of a fungoid character, that was phosphorescent.
      THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
      The waiters were all Martian slaves, he noticed, their phosphorescent owl-eyes smoldering in the dim blue light.
      SECURITYPOUL WILLIAM ANDERSON
      The air and the plain were literally sparkling with the phosphorescent light of the fire-fly.
      THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
      During my fortnight's stay I often sat listening to the eloquent silence of these phosphorescent nights.
      AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL REMINISCENCES WITH FAMILY LETTERS AND NOTES ON MUSICCHARLES GOUNOD
      Sunday was a day at Edwardes Square from which Michael returned almost phosphorescent with decay.
      SINISTER STREET, VOL. 1COMPTON MACKENZIE
      Phosphoridrosis is a rare condition, in which the sweat is phosphorescent.
      ESSENTIALS OF DISEASES OF THE SKINHENRY WEIGHTMAN STELWAGON
      Their polished sides seemed one huge mirror, bright as glass, and a phosphorescent glow hung about their tails.
      THE ONSLAUGHT FROM RIGELFLETCHER PRATT
      Paper lanterns swung among the trees like phosphorescent fruits and drew a myriad fluttering moths.
      WHERE THE PAVEMENT ENDSJOHN RUSSELL
      The phosphorescent pathway in the wake of the big ship gleamed and scintillated.
      JACK HARKAWAY IN NEW YORKBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
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      WORDS RELATED TO PHOSPHORESCENT

      • ablaze
      • aglow
      • alight
      • argent
      • auroral
      • beaming
      • blazing
      • brilliant
      • burning
      • burnished
      • coruscating
      • dazzling
      • effulgent
      • flashing
      • fulgent
      • fulgid
      • glaring
      • gleaming
      • glistening
      • glittering
      • glossy
      • golden
      • illuminated
      • incandescent
      • intense
      • lambent
      • light
      • limpid
      • luminous
      • lustrous
      • mirrorlike
      • moonlit
      • phosphorescent
      • polished
      • radiant
      • relucent
      • resplendent
      • scintillating
      • shimmering
      • shiny
      • silvery
      • sparkling
      • sunlit
      • sunny
      • twinkling
      • vivid
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