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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Definition for bright (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for bright
“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.
She saw it all from that point of view which takes the glitter off the brightest surface.Hester, Volume 1 (of 3)|Margaret Oliphant
Epaminondas is, perhaps, the brightest name of all antiquity.Life And Times Of Washington, Volume 2|John Frederick Schroeder
He was a jolly soft little brown ball with the brightest eyes.Chicken Little Jane|Lily Munsell Ritchie
The sun shining in, made it seem the brightest of the wards.
You know very well you are the brightest, youngest and prettiest girl in Oakdale.Grace Harlowe's Plebe Year at High School|Jessie Graham Flower
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