What does eclat mean?

Definitions for eclat

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. acclaim, acclamation, plaudits, plaudit, eclat(noun)

    enthusiastic approval

    "the book met with modest acclaim"; "he acknowledged the plaudits of the crowd"; "they gave him more eclat than he really deserved"

  2. pomp, eclat(noun)

    ceremonial elegance and splendor

    "entered with much eclat in a coach drawn by eight white horses"

  3. eclat(noun)

    brilliant or conspicuous success or effect

    "the eclat of a great achievement"


  1. eclat(Noun)

    (brilliance of success or effort; splendor; brilliant show; striking effect; glory; renown.)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eclat(noun)

    brilliancy of success or effort; splendor; brilliant show; striking effect; glory; renown

  2. Eclat(noun)

    demonstration of admiration and approbation; applause

  3. Origin: [F. clat a fragment, splinter, explosion, brilliancy, splendor, fr. clater to splinter, burst, explode, shine brilliantly, prob. of German origin; cf. OHG. sleizan to slit, split, fr. slzan, G. schleissen; akin to E. slit.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Éclat

    ā-klä′, n. a striking effect: applause: splendour: social distinction, notoriety. [Fr. éclat, from O. Fr. esclater, to break, to shine.]

Anagrams for eclat »

  1. CELTA, cleat


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eclat in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eclat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    La beauté, l'élégance, la grâce et la vérité dans l'univers ne mentent pas à l'extérieur, mais sont toujours à l'intérieur - au sein de l'éclat de notre esprit et de la luminosité dans notre cœur. Toujours maintenir, rallumer, et de ne jamais laisser disparaître ou mourir. La dichotomies de la vie est que nous devons chercher la beauté, l'élégance, la grâce et de la vérité dans le premier, afin de comprendre l'extérieur qui est souvent sans.

Images & Illustrations of eclat

  1. eclateclateclat


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