adjective, bright·er, bright·est.
- the automobile or truck headlights used for driving at night or under conditions of decreased visibility.
- the brighter level of intensity of these lights, usually deflected upward by switching on a bulb in the headlamp that strikes the lens at a different angle.
adverb, bright·er, bright·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM bright
Definition for bright (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for bright
The survivors needed hope for a brighter future, and Murakami sought to supply a salving narrative through his art.
Then, I have this other little thing that came along who, unfortunately, is brighter than the other two put together.Charles Dance on Tywin Lannister’s S5 Return, A ‘Game of Thrones’ Movie,’ and Sexy Peter Dinklage|Marlow Stern|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But she is confident that her generation will see a brighter future.How ‘Titanic ’Helped This Brave Young Woman Escape North Korea’s Totalitarian State|Lizzie Crocker|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Leadership is the work of helping people think beyond the legal, and into the brighter and better world of the possible.
She writes about a world that is brighter than the world I live in.
No; he saw—he fancied that he saw a brighter way marked out before him.
How much brighter still might that Genius shine, could it be equally inspired by Good-nature!A Letter from Mr. Cibber to Mr. Pope|Colley Cibber
The brilliant imaginative mind has woven it into romance, making its colors brighter still with the sunlight of inspired phantasy.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
In some cases these stars are of the same brilliancy, but in others one of the lights is much brighter than the other.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
With the arrival of this pretty and lively school-girl the house became even merrier and brighter than before.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
British Dictionary definitions for bright (1 of 2)
Derived forms of brightbrightly, adverb
Word Origin for bright
British Dictionary definitions for bright (2 of 2)
Idioms and Phrases with bright
In addition to the idioms beginning with bright
- bright and early
- bright idea
- bright side
- look on the bright side