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over-bright Line breaks: over-bright

Definition of over-bright in English:

adjective

Excessively bright: over-bright chandeliers glared down on stark furniture
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  • The tunnel walls are very dark because of the over-bright sun.
  • The manager came out preceded by his over-bright smile.
  • Light from poorly shielded and over-bright lighting fixtures in our own cities and towns is brightening the sky to such an extent that many people can no longer see much of the night-time sky at all.

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