translucent

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translucent englannista suomeksi

  1. läpikuultava, kirkas

  1. läpikuultava

  2. läpikuultava, kirkas

  3. Verbi

translucent englanniksi

  1. Allowing light to pass through, but diffusing it.

  2. 1913, Joseph Vance|Louis Joseph Vance, ''The Day of Days'', ch. 1:

  3. The window-panes, encrusted with perennial deposits of Atmosphere, were less transparent than translucent.
  4. 1921, G. Wodehouse|P. G. Wodehouse, ''Jill the Reckless'', ch. 21:

  5. On the windows of the nearer buildings the sun cast glittering beams, but further away a faint, translucent mist hid the city.
  6. Clear, lucid, or transparent.

  7. 1884, Henry J. Ramsdell, ''Life and Public Services of Hon. James G. Blaine'', Hubbard, pp. 105-106:

  8. Mr. Blaine's powers and disposition shone resplendent. . . . the gavel in his practised hand, chiming in with varied tones that aptly enforced his words, from the sharp rat-tat-tat that recalled the House to decorum, to the vigorous thunder that actually drowned unparliamentary speech; rulings, repartee, translucent explanation flashing from his lips as quick as lighting.
  9. (RQ:Chesterton Club of Queer Trades)

  10. 1919, A. Altsheler|Joseph A. Altsheler, ''The Lords of the Wild'', ch. 3:

  11. The sun was in its greatest splendor, and the air was absolutely translucent. The lake and the mountains sprang out, sharp and clear.
  12. (inflection of)