[ ri-loo-suh nt ]
/ rɪˈlu sənt /
DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?
"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Words nearby relucent
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Example sentences from the Web for relucent
A thousand desires hotter than flame bound my eyes to the relucent eyes which only upon the griffon were standing fixed.
British Dictionary definitions for relucent
/ (rɪˈluːsənt) /
archaic bright; shining
Word Origin for relucent
C16: from Latin relūcēre to shine out, from re- + lūcēre to shine, from lūx light
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