What does coruscate mean?

Definitions for coruscateˈkɔr əˌskeɪt, ˈkɒr-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word coruscate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sparkle, scintillate, coruscate(verb)

    reflect brightly

    "Unquarried marble sparkled on the hillside"

  2. sparkle, scintillate, coruscate(verb)

    be lively or brilliant or exhibit virtuosity

    "The musical performance sparkled"; "A scintillating conversation"; "his playing coruscated throughout the concert hall"


  1. coruscate(Verb)

    To give off light; to reflect in flashes; to sparkle.

  2. coruscate(Verb)

    To exhibit brilliant technique or style.

  3. Origin: From the corusco.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coruscate(verb)

    to glitter in flashes; to flash

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Coruscate

    kor′us-kāt, v.i. to sparkle: to throw off flashes of light.—adj. Corus′cant, flashing.—n. Coruscā′tion, a glittering: sudden flash of light. [L. coruscāre, -ātum, to vibrate, glitter.]

Anagrams for coruscate »

  1. accouters, accoutres

  2. Accouters

  3. Accoutres


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coruscate in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coruscate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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