[ri-splen-duh ns] /rɪˈsplɛn dəns/
a resplendent quality or state; splendor.
adjective 1. shining brilliantly; gleaming; splendid: troops resplendent in white uniforms; resplendent virtues. adjective 1. having a brilliant or splendid appearance
noun 1. See under quetzal (def 1). noun, plural quetzals, quetzales [ket-sah-leys] /kɛtˈsɑ leɪs/ (Show IPA) 1. any of several large Central and South American trogons of the genus Pharomachrus, having golden-green and scarlet plumage, especially P. mocino (resplendent quetzal) the national bird of Guatemala: rare and possibly endangered. 2. a paper money and monetary […]
verb (used with object), spliced, splicing. 1. to join together or unite (two ropes or parts of a rope) by the interweaving of strands. 2. to unite (timbers, spars, or the like) by overlapping and binding their ends. 3. to unite (film, magnetic tape, or the like) by butting and cementing. 4. to join or […]
verb (used without object) 1. to reply or answer in words: to respond briefly to a question. 2. to make a return by some action as if in answer: to respond generously to a charity drive. 3. to react favorably. 4. Physiology. to exhibit some action or effect as if in answer; react: Nerves respond […]