dazzle

v. t.

  1. To overpower with light; to confuse the sight of by brilliance of light.
  2. To bewilder or surprise with brilliancy or display of any kind.

v. i.

  1. To be overpoweringly or intensely bright; to excite admiration by brilliancy.
  2. To be overpowered by light; to be confused by excess of brightness.

n.

  1. A light of dazzling brilliancy.