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Definition 1: light from nonthermal sources - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for glow in the sense of this definition

(glow is a kind of ...) the quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light

"its luminosity is measured relative to that of our sun"

Definition 2: an appearance of reflected light - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for glow in the sense of this definition

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

Definition 3: a feeling of considerable warmth - [noun denoting feeling]

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

  • the glow of new love
  • a glow of regret

(glow is a kind of ...) the experiencing of affective and emotional states

"she had a feeling of euphoria" "he had terrible feelings of guilt" "I disliked him and the feeling was mutual"

Definition 4: the phenomenon of light emission by a body as its temperature is raised - [noun denoting phenomenon]

Synonyms for glow in the sense of this definition

(glow is a kind of ...) (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation

"the light was filtered through a soft glass window"

Definition 5: the amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface - [noun denoting phenomenon]

Synonyms for glow in the sense of this definition

(glow is a kind of ...) (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation

"the light was filtered through a soft glass window"

(... is a kind of glow ) the outermost region of the sun's atmosphere; visible as a white halo during a solar eclipse

Definition 6: a steady even light without flames - [noun denoting phenomenon]

(glow is a kind of ...) (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation

"the light was filtered through a soft glass window"

(... is a kind of glow ) illumination of the night sky in urban areas

Definition 7: an alert and refreshed state - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for glow in the sense of this definition

(glow is a kind of ...) the state of being vigorous and free from bodily or mental disease

Definition 8: experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion - [verb of emotion]

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

  • She was beaming with joy
  • Her face radiated with happiness

Synonyms for glow in the sense of this definition

(glow is a kind of ...) undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind

"She felt resentful" "He felt regret"

Definition 9: be exuberant or high-spirited - [verb of emotion]

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

  • Make the people's hearts glow

(glow is a kind of ...) undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind

"She felt resentful" "He felt regret"

Definition 10: emit a steady even light without flames - [verb of perception]

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

  • The fireflies were glowing and flying about in the garden

(glow is a kind of ...) cause to be seen by emitting light as if in rays

"The sun is radiating"

(... is a kind of glow ) exhibit or undergo fluorescence

(... is a kind of glow ) glow or cause to glow with warm color or light

"the sky flushed with rosy splendor"

Definition 11: have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink - [verb of perception]

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

  • Her face glowed when she came out of the sauna

Synonyms for glow in the sense of this definition

(glow is a kind of ...) give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect

"She seems to be sleeping" "This appears to be a very difficult problem" "This project looks fishy" "They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time"

Definition 12: shine intensely, as if with heat - [verb of weather]

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

  • The coals were glowing in the dark
  • The candles were burning

Synonyms for glow in the sense of this definition

(glow is a kind of ...) emit light; be bright, as of the sun or a light

"The sun shone bright that day" "The fire beamed on their faces"

(... is a kind of glow ) burn unsteadily, feebly, or low; flicker

"The cooling lava continued to gutter toward lower ground"

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