- 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.
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How to use bright in a sentence
“For almost 40 years, he was the brightest star in the comedy galaxy,” he said.Billy Crystal's Tribute to Robin Williams at the Emmys Was Perfect|Kevin Fallon|August 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Which brings us back to the possible IMBH, known Star Trekishly as M82 X-1, the brightest X-ray source in M82.
So we tried to think of the freshest, healthiest, brightest, cleanest restaurant we knew.
Fino and Manzanilla age beneath healthy layers flor and are therefore the crispest and brightest.Why Maya Angelou Loved Sherry, The Drink of Brilliant Renegades|Jordan Salcito|June 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It also was a showcase for moral bankruptcy, prompting thousands of its best and brightest citizens to flee abroad.
Then, if you gentlemen are successful here, and capture Fulton and Jefferson City, our brightest hopes will be fulfilled.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
She was dressed in her brightest skirt and fairly shone with the abundance of cheap jewelry she wore.Alila, Our Little Philippine Cousin|Mary Hazelton Wade
The earth had donned her mantle of brightest green, and shed her richest perfumes abroad.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
To-day this young Scotchman is one of the brightest lights in the higher walks of literature in Great Britain.Friend Mac Donald|Max O'Rell
Each one struggled to gain for himself the most earth, the best air, the brightest sun.Stories the Iroquois Tell Their Children|Mabel Powers
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)
Other 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