What does lucid mean?

Definitions for lucid
ˈlu sɪdlu·cid

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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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Entomology

  1. Lucid

    shining; applied to luminous insects.

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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. Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov:

    I have never seen a more lucid, better balanced, mad mind than mine.

  2. 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.

  3. Ottavio Alfieri:

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

  4. Lynda Westlund:

    He just needed the right medication. He is completely lucid.

  5. Erik Pevernagie:

    Feelings and emotions can dismantle gradually all lucid patterns in the back garden of our fantasy. A reflect graphic image of our dream can reveal what is hidden in the back of our mind's eye and show things we are, maybe, not ready to acknowledge. ("Back garden of a dream")

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