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resplendent
used in Gone with the Wind

3 uses
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Definition beautiful or splendid

(splendid is magnificent, impressive, or brilliant)
  • The state militia who had gone out so short a time before, resplendent in new uniforms, could hardly be distinguished from the seasoned troops, so dirty and unkempt were they.
    3.18 (66% in)
  • They were such resplendent uniforms, brave with shining buttons and dazzling with twined gold braid on cuffs and collars, the red and yellow and blue stripes on the trousers, for the different branches of the service, setting off the gray to perfection.
    2.9 (24% in)
  • He was resplendent in new clothes and a greatcoat with a dashing cape thrown back from his heavy shoulders.
    4.36 (31% in)

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