Definition of lambent in English:
(Of light or fire) glowing, gleaming, or flickering with a soft radiance: the magical, lambent light of the north
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- In the wider connotations of the title it seems to me that the lambent flames can refer to non-technical themes.
- The lifts had closed, the punters had gone, the domain was ours and a lambent, purplish light settled on the silent mountain.
- Her fists clench, and he could have sworn that her eyes were blazing with fire, the lambent glow bathing him in an evil red light.
flickering, fluttering, incandescent, twinkling, dancing, radiant, brilliant
Mid 17th century: from Latin lambent- 'licking', from the verb lambere.
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