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pearlescent

[ per-les-uhnt ]
/ pərˈlɛs ənt /
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adjective
having an iridescent luster resembling that of pearl; nacreous: healthy skin with a pearlescent glow.
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Origin of pearlescent

1945–50; pearl + -escent, on the model of iridescent, opalescent, etc.
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How to use pearlescent in a sentence

  • The Wired piece mentions a “pearlescent bumbag,” holding the aforementioned Raspberry Pi and additional components.

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