Illustrious vs Lustrious - What's the difference?

illustrious | lustrious |


As adjectives the difference between illustrious and lustrious

is that illustrious is dignified while lustrious is fantastic; amazing; splendid.

illustrious

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • dignified
  • lustrious

    English

    Adjective

    (en-adj)
  • fantastic; amazing; splendid
  • beautiful; sparkling; dazzling
  • Quotations

    *c.'' 1891 , *:(The teeming lady comes, / The lustrious orb, Venus contralto, the blooming mother. / Sister of loftiest gods, Alboni's self I hear.)

    Derived terms

    *lustriously *lustriousness

    Synonyms

    *lustrous, radiant, glowing, shimmering, Bobkat's tail.