The colors were more intense, brighter, the air filled with the perfume of flowers.
The fire flared brighter, lighting up his body.
The woman radiated cold power, her eyes brighter than even Xander's.
At the Olmutz review he had seemed more majestic; here he seemed brighter and more energetic.
His eyes burned brighter, and he gave her a dark smile that sent chills through her.
One of them was brighter than the others, as if trying to draw her attention.
Do you think it would be any brighter standing in your shadow than my father's?
He felt it not only from the sound of the hoofs of the approaching cavalcade, but because as he drew near everything grew brighter, more joyful, more significant, and more festive around him.
And really, that evening, Sonya was brighter, more animated, and prettier than Nicholas had ever seen her before.
His face grew brighter and brighter with an old man's mild smile, which drew the corners of his lips and eyes into a cluster of wrinkles.
Fate lit up the corner in which he stood brighter than the black fire could her room.
As before, one of the yellow doors glowed brighter than the others.
The position-angles of double stars are reckoned from north through east, the brighter star being taken as origin.
At the time in history when our future has never looked brighter, it is baffling that some people are more pessimistic than ever.
Likewise my compositions are made up of crude notions of my own, inlaid with the brighter thoughts and riper opinions of the authors I have read.
Think of it now, and let it make every blessing brighter because your dear Father sends it to you.
The pitch pines and shrub oaks about my house, which had so long drooped, suddenly resumed their several characters, looked brighter, greener, and more erect and alive, as if effectually cleansed and restored by the rain.
Outside, there was the same cold stillness and the same moon, but even brighter than before.
A teacher doesn't have to be smart—just brighter than the student.
It took two full revolutions before he saw it, a mortal gateway that pulsed brighter than the others, beckoning him.
The clothes looked far brighter after their first washing in a century.
The lid and mouth of the pitcher are brighter coloured than the rest of the leaf, which FIG.
Two sergeants major were sitting with them and their campfire blazed brighter than others.
Raindrops fell as if in slow motion, and lightning stayed, brighter than the midday sun.
His eyes were brighter than the moon, greener than any gem she'd ever dreamt of.
But in Germany there was no echo of this brighter note.
Of these emigrants some return the following spring, and are recognizable by the more advanced state of their plumage, the effect presumably of having wintered in countries enjoying a brighter and hotter sun.
It is possible to prepare gratings which give a lateral spectrum brighter than the central image, and the explanation is easy.
It looks back on a time of great trouble and forward to a brighter future.
Coincidently therewith, the hope of neutralizing infections by fortifying individual immunity has grown brighter, for it appears that immunity is not a very radical character, but one which, as in the case of vaccination, admits of modification and accurate adjustment in the individual, in no long time and by no very tedious methods.
They are highly susceptible of tragic emotions, but they turn gladly to, the ~ ~ brighter phases of life.
This effect is enhanced by the light being brighter as we approach the sun.
More and more of the brighter regions of the light will then be near the horizon the more acute the angle.
Taking the general consensus of the observations it would seem that its light must be so much brighter than that of the band as to imply the action of some different cause.
Everything is bright because of promises fulfilled, and the future bids fair to be brighter still.
He employed it, with an outcome of striking promise, to measure the radial speed of some of the brighter stars.
To an observer on the moon our earth would present a surface more than ten times as large as the moon presents to us, consequently this earth-light is more than ten times brighter than our moonlight, thus enabling the lunar surface to be seen by us.
On some plates the stars were allowed to trail and the planet was followed, in others the reverse procedure was taken; in either case the planet's position is measured by referring it to " comparison stars " of approximately its own magnitude situated within 25' to 30' of the centre of the plate, while these stars are themselves fixed by measurement from brighter " reference stars," the positions of which are found by meridian observations if absolute places are desired.
The faces of these two rhombohedra exhibit differences in surface characters, those of r being usually brighter in lustre than those of z; further, the former often predominate in size (figs.
Such twins may therefore be mistaken for simple crystals unless they are attentively studied; but the twinning is often made evident by the presence of irregularly bounded areas of the duller z faces coinciding with the brighter r faces.
At the outset we have an almost dithyrambic address to the goddess Roma, whose glory has ever shone the brighter for disaster, and who will rise once more in her might and confound her barbarian foes.
Bacon's services to the king's cause had been most important; and as he had, at the same time, acquired great favour with Villiers, his prospects looked brighter than before.