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Antonyms of EFFULGENT
Examples of usage:
  1. The quality must not be doubtful like twilight, lingering between night and day and taking hues from both; it must be day- light, clear, and effulgent. - "Twelve Causes of Dishonesty" by Henry Ward Beecher
  2. It must be remembered that Emerson was not a man of warm temperament, not tropical in color or in heat; more like the morning, cool and breezy, than like the sultry noon- day, or the glowing evening; more like the dewy spring, than the effulgent summer or the fruit- bearing autumn; not a child of the sun, rather suggesting the still, white, imaginative moonlight. - "Recollections and Impressions 1822-1890" by Octavius Brooks Frothingham
  3. " Thou canst not endure the light of one of his creatures," said the Rabbi, " yet dost thou expect to behold the effulgent glory of the Creator!" - "Flowers from a Persian Garden and Other Papers" by W. A. Clouston
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