What does brightness mean?

Definitions for brightness
ˈbraɪt nɪsbright·ness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brightness(noun)

    the location of a visual perception along a continuum from black to white

  2. brightness, cleverness, smartness(noun)

    intelligence as manifested in being quick and witty

  3. luminosity, brightness, brightness level, luminance, luminousness, light(noun)

    the quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light

    "its luminosity is measured relative to that of our sun"

Wiktionary

  1. brightness(Noun)

    the quality of being bright

  2. brightness(Noun)

    the perception elicited by the luminance of an object

  3. brightness(Noun)

    intelligence, cleverness

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brightness(noun)

    the quality or state of being bright; splendor; luster; brilliancy; clearness

  2. Brightness(noun)

    acuteness (of the faculties); sharpness 9wit

Freebase

  1. Brightness

    Brightness is an attribute of visual perception in which a source appears to be radiating or reflecting light. In other words, brightness is the perception elicited by the luminance of a visual target. This is a subjective attribute/property of an object being observed.

How to pronounce brightness?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say brightness in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brightness in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brightness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of brightness in a Sentence

  1. Jeannie Gaffigan:

    These medical workers need just a little brightness in their day, anything.

  2. Carol Raymond:

    This extreme brightness was really unexpected.

  3. Gallagher:

    Don't you wish there were a knob on the TV to turn up the intelligence There's one marked 'Brightness,' but it doesn't work.

  4. Tyron Edwards:

    Anxiety is the rust of life, destroying its brightness and weakening its power. A childlike and abiding trust in Providence is its best preventive and remedy.

  5. Sanskrit Proverb:

    Those noble men who falsehood dread In wealth and glory ever grow, As flames with greater brightness glow With oil in ceaseless flow when fed.

Images & Illustrations of brightness

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