Textual thesaurus for "brilliance"

(noun) magnificence, grandeur, grandness, splendor, splendour

the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand

for magnificence and personal service there is the Queen's hotel; his `Hamlet' lacks the brilliance that one expects; it is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor; an imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colorful art; advertisers capitalize on the grandness and elegance it brings to their products

(noun) blaze, glare

a light within the field of vision that is brighter than the brightness to which the eyes are adapted

a glare of sunlight

(noun) genius

unusual mental ability