glow glow  /ɡ ˈloʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an alert and refreshed state
  2. (n) light from nonthermal sources
  3. (n) the phenomenon of light emission by a body as its temperature is raised
  4. (n) a feeling of considerable warmth
  5. (n) a steady even light without flames
  6. (n) the amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface
  7. (n) an appearance of reflected light
  8. (v) emit a steady even light without flames
  9. (v) have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink
  10. (v) shine intensely, as if with heat
  11. (v) be exuberant or high-spirited
  12. (v) experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion

Usage(s):

  1. Disappointed Death leaves a glow of grateful wonder in the faces of those whom doctors cure.
  2. To lure swing voters and dim Kerry's convention glow, the President tries an upbeat message: his second-term agenda.
  3. In a darkened room at Manhattan's Waldorf-Astoria Hotel this week, newsmen watched a large, opaque, glass ceiling-panel suddenly light up, flood the room with a mellow glow.

News

  1. Under the Skies

    'I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet."
    on July 4, 2013     Source: North Bay Bohemian

  2. Get Your Summer Glow On!

    Get Your Summer Glow On!
    on July 3, 2013     Source: ThirdAge

  3. Annual Balloon Glow is Wednesday at Coney Island

    The 14th annual LaRosa's Balloon Glow takes place Wednesday evening at Coney Island.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: FOX 19 Cincinnati

Quotes

  1. The single dad says his twin sons inspired him to be open about his sexuality, since staying closeted "would be to indirectly diminish the glow that my kids were born with."
    on Jun 19, 2010 By: Ricky Martin Source: Washington Examiner

  2. "It was a tremendously fulfilling moment for Nick," Boras said. "To see the glow of a young man after he takes a huge step in his life and matures. It's something we can all share in this game."
    on Apr 9, 2009 By: Scott Boras Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. Moss said Taylor had a "different kind of glow" about him last week, particularly on Thanksgiving Day.
    on Nov 30, 2007 By: Santana Moss Source: NBC5i.com

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