What does coruscate mean?

Definitions for coruscate
ˈkɔr əˌskeɪt, ˈkɒr-cor·us·cate

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sparkle, scintillate, coruscateverb

    reflect brightly

    "Unquarried marble sparkled on the hillside"

  2. sparkle, scintillate, coruscateverb

    be lively or brilliant or exhibit virtuosity

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

Wiktionary

  1. coruscateverb

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

    Etymology: From the corusco.

  2. coruscateverb

    To exhibit brilliant technique or style.

    Etymology: From the corusco.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coruscateverb

    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.]

Matched Categories

Anagrams for coruscate »

  1. accouters, accoutres

  2. Accouters

  3. Accoutres

How to pronounce coruscate?

How to say coruscate in sign language?

Numerology

  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

Images & Illustrations of coruscate

  1. coruscatecoruscatecoruscatecoruscatecoruscate


Translations for coruscate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for coruscate »

Translation

Find a translation for the coruscate definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these coruscate definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "coruscate." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 22 Sep. 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/coruscate>.

    Are we missing a good definition for coruscate? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    the work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically
    • A. investigating
    • B. bias
    • C. rogue
    • D. perusal

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for coruscate: