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      adj  
   [future, prospect]   brillant (e)     
→ Both had successful careers and the future looked bright.        
→ He has a bright future ahead of him.        
→ There are much brighter prospects for a settlement than before.        
   [room, weather]   clair (e)     
→ a bright October day        
→ The bedroom faced south and was bright and cheerful.        
   (=clever)   intelligent (e)  , doué (e)     
→ I was convinced that he was brighter than average.        
→ They were the brightest girls in the school.        
He's not very bright.      Il n'est pas très intelligent.  
   [idea]   lumineux (-euse)     
→ There are lots of books crammed with bright ideas.        
   [colour, light]   vif (vive)     
a bright colour      une couleur vive  
bright blue      bleu vif  
a bright blue car      une voiture bleu vif  
→ a bright red dress        
   (=colourful)     (one colour)    de couleur vive  ,   (several colours)    aux couleurs vives
→ the bright uniforms of the guards at Buckingham Palace        
   (=happy)   joyeux (-euse)     
→ He was bright and cheerful.        
→ "May I help you?" said a bright American voice.        
to look on the bright side      regarder le bon côté des choses  


bright lights  
      npl   lumières    fpl     
→ The bright lights of Hollywood beckon many.        
bright spark   *  
      n   petit (e)   futé (e)   *      m/f     
→ `Why not give out one of the cybercafe's e-mail addresses?' suggested one bright spark ...        
→ Some bright spark turned the heating off last night!        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
bright adj.
brillant

Additional comments:

fred19641927:

intelligent, doué, lumineux, vif, clair

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
douleur poignante
[Med.]
adj.
jaune vif
adj.
orange vif
n.
avenirs brillants
n.
éclaircies
adj.
bleu clair
exp.
bleu vif
exp.
d'une clarté éblouissante
exp.
une couleur vive
n.
signal d'allumage d'écran
[Comp.]
exp.
gai
adv.
de bon matin
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'bright' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
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