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luminous
used in Great Expectations

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Definition
glowing or shining

(also used metaphorically to describe beauty or intelligence)
  • In pursuance of this luminous conception I mentioned to Biddy when I went to Mr. Wopsle's great-aunt's at night, that I had a particular reason for wishing to get on in life, and that I should feel very much obliged to her if she would impart all her learning to me.
    Chapter 10 (2% in)

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