1. shining brightly; radiant; gleaming:
Crystal chandeliers and gilded walls made the opera house a refulgent setting for the ball.
[ri-pair-ee-uh n, rahy-]
1. of, relating to, or situated or dwelling on the bank of a river or other body of water:riparian villas.
2. Law. a person who owns land on the bank of a natural watercourse or body of water.