Origin of riant
Related formsri·ant·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for riant
Her bare arms and neck were as soft and firm as a baby's; her riant, un-English face seemed all aglow of color and mellow eyes.Theo|Mrs. Frances Hodgson Burnett
Its spreading, riant beauty is hidden behind that little cliff.The Book of Khalid|Ameen Rihani
Until they had rightly appraised the value of his friendship, women had been wont to regard him with a riant curiosity.A Man for the Ages|Irving Bacheller
The scene was rich and riant, the evening lovely, and the wine good.
Everything is riant, stirring, singing, in the world that I behold from my balcony.The Joy of Captain Ribot|Armando Palacio Valds