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resplendent
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
beautiful or splendid

(splendid is magnificent, impressive, or brilliant)
  • The flashing cascade of his mane, the curving comet of his tail, invested him with housings more resplendent than gold and silver-beaters could have furnished him.
    Chapters 40-42 -- Midnight, Forecastle; Moby Dick; The Whiteness of the Whale (76% in)
  • So, too, it is, that in these resplendent Japanese seas the mariner encounters the direst of all storms, the Typhoon.
    Chapters 118-120 -- The Quadrant; The Candles; The Deck (26% in)

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