pearlescent(redirected from pearlescently)
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Having a pearly luster or gloss.
resembling a pearl; having a pearly lustre or sheen
having an iridescent luster resembling that of pearl or mother-of-pearl; nacreous.
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|Adj.||1.||pearlescent - having a play of lustrous rainbow colors; "an iridescent oil slick"; "nacreous (or pearlescent) clouds looking like mother-of-pearl"; "a milky opalescent (or opaline) luster"|
bright - emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts; "the sun was bright and hot"; "a bright sunlit room"