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Related to refulgent: ebullient, insouciant, immense, lackadaisical
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James Thomson's The Seasons (1730) offers an early instance of fancy's "flights." Consider this passage from Autumn: "Turn we a moment Fancy's rapid flight / To vigorous soils, and climes of fair extent; / Where, by the potent sun elated high, / The vineyard swells refulgent on the day...." (39) In Thomson's roving verse, fancy is an agent of mobile vision, painting with fine and vivid brush the landscape below just as the sun washes over a scene.
The refulgent billboard in front of the Ateneo campus in Quezon City said it all: 'Hindi bayani si Marcos!' In the face of all the 'kawalanghiyaang nangyari' during his dictatorship, why-in the name of all that is just and decent-a burial with honors for a scumbag?
Some massive ones sit on foundations of refulgent blue, or enormous crystalline plinths.
In these refulgent works, the sulfur (a chemical typically used in metalwork to form a patina) appears to have burned the silver leaf, leaving streaks of black--dark marks that emphasize the ever-present strain of destructiveness in her work, the death-inflected or even death-infected.
Evans had taken the famous Latin palindrome --In Girum, Imus Nocte et Consumimur Igni--and curled it into a refulgent halo or crown, reading backwards and forwards in a perpetual loop.
Throw in all the phrases that relate to the words of a change agent, "aha moment," "eureka," "luminous," "refulgent," "lucent," James' words gave flight to all the "high fives" that caregivers provide for each other.
[...] hac rate pieta Et coelata decent, procul atque decora refulgent: 665 Vt sacer ipse Dei populus penetrauerat aequor Per medium, pedibus siccis mirantibus undis, Vt Pharao rursus pelago coeunte uoratus Dat poenas meritas nolens obedire Tonanti.
Because Sorabji has been painted in such refulgent hues as representing India's New Woman, this article shall try to show how Sorabji, in turn, portrays the philanthropic New Woman of the West (in the form of a Lady Doctor) in her short story.
Revealing the company's future plans, the spokesperson said, “We look forward to a refulgent future.
Life does not unfold as some old sheet strewn across a brass bed in the dusky attic of history; our destinies as children, parents, and teachers do not flow unilaterally toward a single vertigo-inducing epiphany, some pyrotechnic explosion of iridescent and refulgent splendor where we lay becalmed, rocking on a silent sea of pure bliss, or where we are held speechless in some wind-washed grove of cedars, happily in the thrall of an unbridled, unsullied and undiluted love of incandescent intensity.
His work as a whole--which includes pedagogic, religious, erotic, and aesthetic sensibilities not addressed here--thus combines the austere tones of philosophy with a refulgent evocation of the variety of human experience.
Not only does this indicate that transparency is non-existent, but also gives those of us who have had many years experience of our politicians activities smell the refulgent and slightly fishy odour of a Cardiff Bay rat!