Definition of brilliant cut in English:

brilliant cut

Line breaks: bril|liant cut


  • A circular cut for diamonds and other gemstones in the form of two many-faceted pyramids joined at their bases, the upper one truncated near its apex: [as modifier]: brilliant-cut diamond ear studs
    More example sentences
    • A brilliant cut diamond pendant, is the elegant prize on offer for the best dressed woman.
    • In its center floats a brilliant-cut acrylic diamond with 53 sides.
    • Side cut diamonds do not sparkle as much as the brilliant cut diamonds.

More definitions of brilliant cut

Definition of brilliant cut in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day skosh
Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
a small amount; a little