irradiated by light, lit
emitting light; glowing brightly
(of a manuscript) decorated and illustrated.
simple past tense and past participle of illuminate
Shining; emitting or reflecting light; brilliant; bright; as, the is a luminous body; a luminous color.
‘Fire burneth wood, making it . . . luminous.’; ‘The mountains lift . . . their lofty and luminous heads.’;
rendered luminous by rays of light striking and reflecting; - used especially of illumination by artificial light.
Illuminated; full of light; bright; as, many candles made the room luminous.
‘Up the staircase moved a luminous space in the darkness.’;
Adorned with pictorial or graphical designs, as a book or page with borders, initial letters, or miniature pictures in colors and gold, as was done in manuscripts of the Middle Ages; as, an illuminated manuscript.
Enlightened; intelligent; also, clear; intelligible; as, a luminous mind.
provided with artificial light;
‘illuminated advertising’; ‘looked up at the lighted windows’; ‘a brightly lit room’; ‘a well-lighted stairwell’;
softly bright or radiant;
‘a house aglow with lights’; ‘glowing embers’; ‘lambent tongues of flame’; ‘the lucent moon’; ‘a sky luminous with stars’;