semilucent

semilucent

(ˌsɛmɪˈluːsənt)
adj
1. partially translucent
2. literary giving off some light; somewhat lucent or luminous
References in classic literature ?
She spoke the last words looking up at Rodney's windows, which were a semilucent red color, in her honor, as she knew.
Woolf uses Rodney's windows to visualize Katharine's thought with a "shape of colour"--"a semilucent red colour, in her honour, as she knew" (ND 111).