toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

aura
used in Babbitt

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
a distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or thing

or:

paranormal:  a radiant light surrounding a person that is said to be seen by those sensitive to another's life force; or drawn around the head of a saint
  • It proved that the Essence of the Sun Spirit was Truth, but its Aura and Effluxion were Cheerfulness: "Face always the day with the dawn-laugh with the enthusiasm of the initiate who perceives that all works together in the revolutions of the Wheel and who answers the strictures of the Soured Souls of the Destructionists with a Glad Affirmation—"
    Chapter 30 (78% in)

There are no more uses of "aura" in Babbitt.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®