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  Words related to glow

Related / Similar Words: gleam, gleaming, lambency, luminescence, radiance, glowing, incandescence, freshness, beam, radiate, shine, burn

 

Definition:
  • an appearance of reflected light;
  • light from nonthermal sources;
  • a feeling of considerable warmth; "the glow of new love"; "a glow of regret";
  • the amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface;
  • a steady even light without flames;
  • the phenomenon of light emission by a body as its temperature is raised;
  • an alert and refreshed state;
  • experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion; "She was beaming with joy"; "Her face radiated with happiness";
  • be exuberant or high-spirited; "Make the people''s hearts glow";
  • emit a steady even light without flames; "The fireflies were glowing and flying about in the garden";
  • especially of the complexion: show a strong bright color, such as red or pink; "Her face glowed when she came out of the sauna";
  • shine intensely, as if with heat; "The coals were glowing in the dark"; "The candles were burning";

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    Hyponyms: aureole, corona, sky glow, fluoresce, gutter

     

    Derivational Morphology: beam, radiate, shine, luminesce, burn, incandesce, radiance, freshness, luminescence, gleam, gleaming, lambency, incandescence

     

     
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