Illustrious

Definition of Illustrious

Il`lus´tri`ous
a.1.Possessing luster or brightness; brilliant; luminous; splendid.
Quench the light; thine eyes are guides illustrious.
- Beau. & Fl.
2.Characterized by greatness, nobleness, etc.; eminent; conspicuous; distinguished.
Illustrious earls, renowened everywhere.
- Drayton.
3.Conferring luster or honor; renowned; as, illustrious deeds or titles.

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acclaimed, bright, brilliant, charismatic, conspicuous, distinguished, esteemed, famous, glamorous, glorious, honored, important, lofty, lustrous, magic, notable, noted, numinous, outstanding, radiant, respected, resplendent, shining, signal, splendent, splendid, splendorous, splendrous, striking, sublime, venerable, well-known
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