Words Like IRIDESCENT
We have put together a list of words that are similar to IRIDESCENT.
11 Alternative Words Similar to iridescent
5 examples of iridescent
chatoyant (or shot) silk
a dragonfly hovered, vibrating and iridescent
a milky opalescent (or opaline) luster
nacreous (or pearlescent) clouds looking like mother-of-pearl
8 definitions of iridescent
Having colors like the rainbow; exhibiting a play of changeable colors; nacreous; prismatic. See iridescence.
varying in color when seen in different lights or from different angles
having a play of lustrous rainbow colors
Producing a display of lustrous, rainbowlike colors: an iridescent oil slick; iridescent plumage.
Brilliant, lustrous, or colorful in effect or appearance: "The prelude was as iridescent as a prism in a morning room” ( Carson McCullers).
Exhibiting or giving out colors like those of the rainbow; gleaming or shimmering with rainbow colors; more generally, glittering with different colors which change according to the light in which they are viewed, without reference to what the colors are; lustrously versicolor; of changeable metallic sheen, as certain birds, insects, minerals, glass, fabrics, etc.
Producing a display of lustrous, rainbow-like colors; prismatic.
Brilliant, lustrous, or colorful.