Definitions for lucidˈlu sɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. limpid, lucid, luculent, pellucid, crystal clear, perspicuous(adj)

    (of language) transparently clear; easily understandable

    "writes in a limpid style"; "lucid directions"; "a luculent oration"- Robert Burton; "pellucid prose"; "a crystal clear explanation"; "a perspicuous argument"

  2. lucid(adj)

    having a clear mind

    "a lucid moment in his madness"

  3. coherent, logical, lucid(adj)

    capable of thinking and expressing yourself in a clear and consistent manner

    "a lucid thinker"; "she was more coherent than she had been just after the accident"

  4. crystalline, crystal clear, limpid, lucid, pellucid, transparent(adj)

    transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity

    "the cold crystalline water of melted snow"; "crystal clear skies"; "could see the sand on the bottom of the limpid pool"; "lucid air"; "a pellucid brook"; "transparent crystal"

Wiktionary

  1. lucid(Adjective)

    clear; easily understood

  2. lucid(Adjective)

    mentally rational; sane

  3. lucid(Adjective)

    bright, luminous, translucent or transparent

  4. Origin: lucidus, from lux + -id.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lucid(noun)

    shining; bright; resplendent; as, the lucid orbs of heaven

  2. Lucid(noun)

    clear; transparent

  3. Lucid(noun)

    presenting a clear view; easily understood; clear

  4. Lucid(noun)

    bright with the radiance of intellect; not darkened or confused by delirium or madness; marked by the regular operations of reason; as, a lucid interval

Freebase

  1. Lucid

    Lucid is a dataflow programming language. It is designed to experiment with non-von Neumann programming models. It was designed by Bill Wadge and Ed Ashcroft and described in the book Lucid, the Dataflow Programming Language.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lucid

    lū′sid, adj. shining: transparent: easily understood: intellectually bright: not darkened with madness.—ns. Lucid′ity, Lū′cidness.—adv. Lū′cidly.—ns. Luc′ifer, the planet Venus when it appears as the morning-star: Satan: a match of wood tipped with a combustible substance ignited by friction.—adjs. Lucifē′rian, Lucif′erous, of or pertaining to Lucifer: bearing light: affording means of discovery; Lucif′ugal, Lucif′ugous, shunning light.—n. Lucim′eter, an instrument for measuring the intensity and duration of sunshine in promoting evaporation. [L.,—lux, lucis, light.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lucid in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lucid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lynda Westlund:

    He just needed the right medication. He is completely lucid.

  2. Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov:

    I have never seen a more lucid, better balanced, mad mind than mine.

  3. Heinrich Heine:

    Ordinarily he was insane, but he had lucid moments when he was merely stupid.

  4. Jared Blumenfeld:

    Lucid’s project is a great example of how technology can be used to help protect the environment, giving office workers immediate feedback on their energy use can help them to change their habits for the better.

  5. Panchatantra:

    The lustre of a virtuous character cannot be defaced, nor can the vices of a vicious man ever become lucid. A jewel preserves its lustre, though trodden in the mud, but a brass pot, though placed upon the head, is brass still.

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Translations for lucid

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • lúcidCatalan, Valencian
  • brillante, lúcidoSpanish
  • selkeä, selväpäinen, selvä, läpinäkyvä, kirkas, selkeä-älyinen, läpikuultavaFinnish
  • claire, lucide, clairFrench
  • lumozaIdo
  • светол, разумен, јасен, бистар, рационален, луциден, ведарMacedonian
  • przejrzysty, jasny, klarownyPolish
  • понятный, разумный, ясный, рациональный, светлыйRussian
  • razuman, razumljivSerbo-Croatian

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