Origin of translucent
Examples from the Web for translucent
Like thinner and translucent for summer and warmer for winter.
When they are done, the casing has transformed from translucent membrane into chewy, wrinkled coat.
The translucent green polyester has been stretched into door handles, moldings, and even a telephone.
A new facade will be made from translucent plastic panels, with sliding sections that will let the park seem to enter the center.
Translucent dresses in shades of fuchsia and purple were topped with voluminous jackets in stiff, sculptural shapes.Balenciaga, Dries Van Noten Kick Off Paris Fall 2012 Fashion Week|Robin Givhan|March 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The green of trees and grass was luscious; even the shadows were of a translucent purple.The Princess Passes|Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
As they waddled closer they puffed under the weight of heavy belts sagging with rows of odd, translucent instruments.Restricted Tool|Malcolm B. Morehart
Above the green-gray of spring-time streets and lanes, the sentinel tree-tops pointed to the translucent blue of a smiling sky.The ghosts of their ancestors|Weymer Jay Mills
They are square-topped, and are edged with translucent, hardish tissue, as if for crushing food.On the Origin of Species|Charles Darwin
His sham modesty and so forth are so translucent as scarcely to matter.The Passionate Friends|Herbert George Wells