Iridescent - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌɪrɪˈdesnt|  American pronunciation of the word iridescent
Brit.  |ˌɪrɪˈdɛs(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word iridescent

adjective

- varying in color when seen in different lights or from different angles(syn: changeable, chatoyant, shot)

a dragonfly hovered, vibrating and iridescent

- having a play of lustrous rainbow colors(syn: nacreous, opalescent, opaline, pearlescent)

an iridescent oil slick

Examples

a dragonfly hovered, vibrating and iridescent

the shimmer of colors on iridescent feathers

See also:  WebsterWiktionaryLongman