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Definition 1: an appearance of reflected light - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for gleaming in the sense of this definition

(gleaming is a kind of ...) the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light

Definition 2: a flash of light (especially reflected light) - [noun denoting event]

Synonyms for gleaming in the sense of this definition

(gleaming is a kind of ...) a sudden intense burst of radiant energy

Definition 3: bright with a steady but subdued shining - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where gleaming or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • from the plane we saw the city below agleam with lights
  • the gleaming brass on the altar
  • Nereids beneath the nitid moon

Synonyms for gleaming in the sense of this definition

(gleaming is similar to ...) emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts

"the sun was bright and hot" "a bright sunlit room"

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