Associations to the word «Luminous»


LUMINOUS, adjective. Emitting light; glowing brightly
LUMINOUS, adjective. Brightly illuminated
LUMINOUS ENERGIES, noun. Plural of luminous energy
LUMINOUS ENERGY, noun. (physics) The radiant energy of the visible portion of a spectrum of light
LUMINOUS FLUX, noun. In photometry, the measure of the power of light as perceived by the human eye, in proportion to the power at each wavelength.
LUMINOUS INTENSITY, noun. (physics) A measure of the power emitted by a source of light; equal to the flux density per solid angle

Dictionary definition

LUMINOUS, adjective. Softly bright or radiant; "a house aglow with lights"; "glowing embers"; "lambent tongues of flame"; "the lucent moon"; "a sky luminous with stars".

Wise words

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca