an alert and refreshed state
light from nonthermal sources
the phenomenon of light emission by a body as its temperature is raised
a feeling of considerable warmth
"the glow of new love"; "a glow of regret"
a steady even light without flames
radiance, glow, glowing(noun)
the amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface
gleam, gleaming, glow, lambency(verb)
an appearance of reflected light
emit a steady even light without flames
"The fireflies were glowing and flying about in the garden"
glow, beam, radiate, shine(verb)
have a complexion with 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"
be exuberant or high-spirited
"Make the people's hearts glow"
glow, beam, radiate, shine(verb)
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"
The state of a glowing object.
The condition of being passionate or having warm feelings.
The brilliance or warmth of color in an environment or on a person (especially one's face).
He had a bright red glow on his face.
To give off light from heat or to emit light as if heated.
The fire was still glowing after ten hours.
To radiate some emotional quality like light.
To gaze especially passionately at something.
To radiate thermal heat.
To shine brightly and steadily.
Women glow, men sweat.
Origin: Possibly from the Old English glowan, though this is disputed because the corresponding words in Old Saxon and Old High German are dissimilar, glōjan and gluoen respectively. It may instead be from an word, glóa. Its ultimate root is probably the Old Teutonic root . See glass
to shine with an intense or white heat; to give forth vivid light and heat; to be incandescent
to exhibit a strong, bright color; to be brilliant, as if with heat; to be bright or red with heat or animation, with blushes, etc
to feel hot; to have a burning sensation, as of the skin, from friction, exercise, etc.; to burn
to feel the heat of passion; to be animated, as by intense love, zeal, anger, etc.; to rage, as passior; as, the heart glows with love, zeal, or patriotism
to make hot; to flush
white or red heat; incandscence
brightness or warmth of color; redness; a rosy flush; as, the glow of health in the cheeks
intense excitement or earnestness; vehemence or heat of passion; ardor
heat of body; a sensation of warmth, as that produced by exercise, etc
Origin: [AS. glwan; akin to D. gloeijen, OHG. gluoen, G. glhen, Icel. gla, Dan. gloende glowing. 94. Cf. Gloom.]
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Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
glō, v.i. to shine with an intense heat: to feel great heat of body: to be flushed: to feel the heat of passion: to be ardent.—n. shining or white heat: unusual warmth: brightness of colour: vehemence of passion.—p.adj. Glow′ing, shining with intense light, white with heat: ardent, fervent, fiery.—adv. Glow′ingly.—ns. Glow′-lamp, an incandescent lamp, usually electric; Glow′-worm, a name given to many beetles in the sub-family Lampyrides, having phosphorescent structures on the abdomen. [A.S. glówan, to glow; Ger. glühen, Ice. glóa, to glow.]
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The numerical value of GLOW in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of GLOW in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The glow of inspiration warms us it is a holy rapture.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
We can tune quantum dots to make that old Thomas Edison glow we all know and love.
She would rather light candles than curse the darkness and her glow has warmed the world.
Motivation is an external, temporary high that PUSHES you forward. Inspiration is a sustainable internal glow which PULLS you forward.
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Translations for GLOW
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- hřát, vypadat nadšeně, zářit, vyzařovat, být nadšenýCzech
- glühen, leuchten, abstrahlenGerman
- resplandecer, brillar, fulgurar, irradiar, fulgir, estar al rojo vivo, arder, iluminar, brilloSpanish
- lueur, éclatFrench
- luminescenza, splendore, calore, luccichio, ardore, aloneItalian
- tūwhā, kokomeaMāori
- свети́ться, сия́ние, сия́ть, пыла́ть, рдеть, свече́ниеRussian
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