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bright British & World English

Giving out or reflecting much light; shining

bright English Thesaurus

she stood blinking in the bright sunlight

Bright, John British & World English

(1811–89), English Liberal politician and reformer. A noted orator, Bright was the leader, along with Richard Cobden, of the campaign to repeal the Corn Laws. He was also a vociferous opponent of the Crimean War (1854) and was closely identified with the 1867 Reform Act

bright-eyed British & World English

Having shining eyes

over-bright British & World English

Excessively bright

Bright in Bright's disease British & World English

A disease involving chronic inflammation of the kidneys

bright lights British & World English

The glamour and excitement of city life

bright spark British & World English

A clever or witty person

bright-coloured British & World English

Of a bold and vivid colour or shade

bright and early British & World English

Very early in the morning

Bright's disease British & World English

A disease involving chronic inflammation of the kidneys

bright young thing British & World English

An enthusiastic, ambitious, and self-consciously fashionable young person, a term originally applied in the 1920s to a member of a young fashionable set noted for exuberant and outrageous behaviour

bright as a button British & World English

Intelligently alert and lively

look on the bright side British & World English

Be optimistic or cheerful in spite of difficulties

red British & World English

(Of a person or their face) flushed or rosy, especially with embarrassment, anger, or heat

bright lights in bright British & World English

The glamour and excitement of city life

eyebright British & World English

A small white-flowered plant of dry fields and heaths, traditionally used as a remedy for eye problems

bright and early in bright British & World English

Very early in the morning

bright-colored in bright-coloured British & World English

Of a bold and vivid colour or shade

bright as a button in bright British & World English

Intelligently alert and lively

look on the bright side in bright British & World English

Be optimistic or cheerful in spite of difficulties

as bright as a button in bright British & World English

Intelligently alert and lively