What does lucid mean?

Definitions for lucid
ˈlu sɪdlu·cid

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

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

    Etymology: lucidus, from lux + -id.

  2. lucid(Adjective)

    mentally rational; sane

    Etymology: lucidus, from lux + -id.

  3. lucid(Adjective)

    bright, luminous, translucent or transparent

    Etymology: 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.]

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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

Examples of lucid in a Sentence

  1. Heinrich Heine:

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

  2. Jesse Louis Jackson:

    Dream is not a revelation. If a dream affords the dreamer some light on himself, it is not the person with closed eyes who makes the discovery but the person with open eyes lucid enough to fit thoughts together. Dream- a scintillating mirage surrounded by shadows- is essentially poetry.

  3. Raag Singhal:

    I think Fox News Wuornos ' had a whole host of mental issues, if you were to kind of look at the totality of the circumstances, Fox News Wuornos ' complaints, Fox News Wuornos ' behavior, some of the things that Fox News Wuornos ' would do … Fox News Wuornos ' was someone who, in my view, was going in and out of competency, which is somewhat of a normal thing. When we talk about competency in the criminal context, we say it’s something that waxes and wanes. You can have someone who is confident on one day, then you meet them three days later and they’re not. I have no doubt that Fox News Wuornos ' had entire periods where Fox News Wuornos ' was lucid and could converse. There were times I met with Fox News Wuornos ' when I had no issues with Fox News Wuornos ', then there were times I met with Fox News Wuornos ' and Fox News Wuornos ' clearly had mental issues.

  4. Ottavio Alfieri:

    I have just seen him, he is lucid, he is in perfect condition.

  5. Chris Van Hollen:

    We now have a clear, lucid finding that the Trump administration violated the law and we know that the president ordered the administration to commit an illegal act.

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Translations for lucid

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

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