1. brilliance

noun. ['ˈbrɪljəns'] the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand.


  • splendor
  • magnificence
  • elegance
  • splendour
  • grandness
  • eclat


  • noble
  • ignoble
  • dishonorableness
  • tastelessness

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Words that Rhyme with Brilliance

  • resilience

Example sentences of the word brilliance

1. Noun, singular or mass
The deep brilliance of the black appears to be almost liquid-like and blends well with any color scheme.

Quotes containing the word brilliance

1. In order to share one's true brilliance one initially has to risk looking like a fool: genius is like a wheel that spins so fast, it at first glance appears to be sitting still.
- Criss Jami, Venus in Arms

2. Words are tears that have been written down. Tears are words that need to be shed. Without them, joy loses all its brilliance and sadness has no end.
- Paulo Coelho, Aleph

3. Knowledge is merely brilliance in organization of ideas and not wisdom. The truly wise person goes beyond knowledge.
- Confucius

2. brilliance

noun. ['ˈbrɪljəns'] a light within the field of vision that is brighter than the brightness to which the eyes are adapted.


  • brightness
  • glare


  • littleness
  • smallness
  • disapproval

3. brilliance

noun. ['ˈbrɪljəns'] unusual mental ability.


  • intelligence
  • pyrotechnics
  • scintillation
  • coruscation


  • uncreativeness
  • inability
  • unintelligent
  • intelligent