A brilliant new film presents Hannah Arendt in the midst of the Eichmann trial and the controversy around her reporting.
A brilliant city rich with culture, customs and the best accent on earth.
Cookbook The pizza dough from A16 by Nate Appleman is brilliant for pies at home.
But consulting this book is a brilliant way for anyone to adopt expert cooking techniques easily.
He went on to a brilliant naval career, and besides, how could you resist a guy who once water-skied behind his own destroyer?
The face of the brilliant Diana was entirely devoted to him she amused.
I could not admire them, though their eyes were as brilliant as they were black.
None of these was a brilliant invention, though each was a useful one.
But will the brilliant flame within him burn with steadiness?
She came out startlingly white and brilliant from the black.
1680s, from French brilliant "sparkling, shining" present participle of briller "to shine" (16c.), from Italian brillare "sparkle, whirl," perhaps from Vulgar Latin *berillare "to shine like a beryl," from berillus "beryl, precious stone," from Latin beryllus (see beryl). In reference to diamonds (1680s) it means a flat-topped cut invented 17c. by Venetian cutter Vincenzo Peruzzi.
Excellent: Go outside for lunch? Brilliant!