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gleam definition

  • noun:
    • a short beam or flash of light: saw gleams of daylight through cracks.
    • a reliable but subdued shining; a glow: the gleam of burnished-gold.
    • a short or dim indicator; a trace: a gleam of cleverness.
    • a tiny or indistinct shaft or stream of light.
    • a glimpse or hint; an indistinct indication of anything.
    • brightness or shininess; splendor.
    • A shoot of light; a small blast of light; a beam; a ray; a glimpse.
    • Brightness; splendor.
    • Brightness; splendor.
    • A flash of light; a beam; a ray; a small stream of light; a dim or subdued glow; ergo, something conceived as analogous to a flash or laser beam.
    • especially— A flash of lightning.
    • A hot period between baths.
    • an appearance of reflected light
    • a flash of light (especially reflected light)
    • A brief beam or flash of light: saw gleams of sunlight through the cracks.
    • A steady but subdued shining; a glow: the gleam of burnished gold.
    • a quick or dim sign; a trace: a gleam of intelligence.
    • a quick beam or flash of light: saw gleams of sunlight through splits.
    • A brief ray or flash of light: saw gleams of sunlight through cracks.
    • A brief ray or flash of light: saw gleams of daylight through splits.
    • a reliable but subdued shining; a glow: the gleam of burnished-gold.
    • a short beam or flash of light: saw gleams of daylight through the splits.
    • A steady but subdued shining; a glow: the gleam of burnished gold.
    • a short or dim indication; a trace: a gleam of cleverness.
    • a reliable but subdued shining; a glow: the gleam of burnished gold.
    • a short or dim sign; a trace: a gleam of intelligence.
    • a reliable but subdued shining; a glow: the gleam of burnished gold.
    • a short or dim indicator; a trace: a gleam of cleverness.
    • a tiny or indistinct shaft or blast of light.
    • a glimpse or hint; an indistinct sign of one thing.
    • a tiny or indistinct shaft or stream of light.
    • brightness or shininess; splendor.
    • A brief or dim sign; a trace: a gleam of intelligence.
    • a glimpse or hint; an indistinct indication of some thing.
    • brightness or shininess; splendor.
    • A shoot of light; a tiny stream of light; a beam; a ray; a glimpse.
    • a little or indistinct shaft or stream of light.
    • Brightness; splendor.
    • a glimpse or hint; an indistinct sign of one thing.
    • brightness or shininess; splendor.
    • A shoot of light; a small stream of light; a beam; a ray; a glimpse.
    • Brightness; splendor.
    • a little or indistinct shaft or stream of light.
    • a glimpse or hint; an indistinct indication of anything.
    • Brightness; splendor.
    • brightness or shininess; splendor.
    • A flash of light; a beam; a ray; a tiny blast of light; a dim or subdued glow; for this reason, one thing conceived as analogous to a flash or beam of light.
    • a little or indistinct shaft or blast of light.
    • Brightness; splendor.
    • A shoot of light; a small stream of light; a beam; a ray; a glimpse.
    • especially— A flash of lightning.
    • a glimpse or sign; an indistinct indication of something.
    • Brightness; splendor.
    • A flash of light; a beam; a ray; a small stream of light; a dim or subdued shine; ergo, one thing conceived as analogous to a flash or beam of light.
    • A hot period between baths.
    • brightness or shininess; splendor.
    • particularly— A flash of lightning.
    • Brightness; splendor.
    • A flash of light; a beam; a ray; a tiny blast of light; a dim or subdued shine; therefore, something conceived as analogous to a flash or laser beam.
    • A shoot of light; a small stream of light; a beam; a ray; a glimpse.
    • particularly— A flash of lightning.
    • Brightness; splendor.
    • A hot interval between showers.
    • A shoot of light; a little blast of light; a beam; a ray; a glimpse.
    • an appearance of reflected light
    • A hot interval between showers.
    • Brightness; splendor.
    • a flash of light (especially reflected light)
    • Brightness; splendor.
    • A flash of light; a beam; a ray; a little stream of light; a dim or subdued shine; hence, one thing conceived as analogous to a flash or laser beam.
    • especially— A flash of lightning.
    • an appearance of reflected light
    • Brightness; splendor.
    • a flash of light (especially reflected light)
    • A hot interval between showers.
    • A flash of light; a beam; a ray; a little stream of light; a dim or subdued glow; hence, some thing conceived as analogous to a flash or beam of light.
    • Specifically— A flash of lightning.
    • A hot period between showers.
    • an appearance of reflected light
    • a flash of light (especially reflected light)
    • an appearance of reflected light
    • a flash of light (especially reflected light)
    • an appearance of reflected light
    • a flash of light (especially reflected light)
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To produce a gleam; flash or glow: "It shone with gold and gleamed with ivory” ( Edith Hamilton). See Synonyms at flash.
    • To be manifested or indicated briefly or faintly.
    • To disgorge filth, as a hawk.
    • To emit a gleam; flash or glow: "It shone with gold and gleamed with ivory” ( Edith Hamilton). See Synonyms at flash.
    • To be manifested or suggested shortly or faintly.
    • To give off a gleam; flash or radiance: "It shone with gold and gleamed with ivory” ( Edith Hamilton). See Synonyms at flash.
    • To be manifested or suggested briefly or faintly.
    • To emit a gleam; flash or glow: "It shone with gold and gleamed with ivory” ( Edith Hamilton). See Synonyms at flash.
    • To emit a gleam; flash or shine: "It shone with gold and gleamed with ivory” ( Edith Hamilton). See Synonyms at flash.
    • To be manifested or indicated briefly or faintly.
    • To be manifested or suggested quickly or faintly.
    • To disgorge filth, as a hawk.
    • To produce a gleam; flash or radiance: "It shone with gold and gleamed with ivory” ( Edith Hamilton). See Synonyms at flash.
    • To disgorge filth, as a hawk.
    • to-be manifested or indicated shortly or faintly.
    • To disgorge filth, as a hawk.
    • To disgorge filth, as a hawk.
    • To disgorge filth, as a hawk.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To cause to give off a flash of light.
    • To shoot, or dart, as rays of light.
    • To shine; to throw light; to sparkle.
    • To shoot-out (flashes of light, etc.).
    • resulting in to give off a flash of light.
    • resulting in to produce a flash of light.
    • To cause to emit a flash of light.
    • To cause to produce a flash of light.
    • To capture, or dart, as rays of light.
    • resulting in to give off a flash of light.
    • To shine; to throw light; to glitter.
    • To shoot, or dart, as rays of light.
    • To shoot out (flashes of light, etc.).
    • To shine; to throw light; to glitter.
    • To shoot out (flashes of light, etc.).
    • To capture, or dart, as rays of light.
    • To shine; to cast light; to sparkle.
    • To shoot out (flashes of light, etc.).
    • To capture, or dart, as rays of light.
    • To shine; to throw light; to glitter.
    • To shoot out (flashes of light, etc.).
    • To take, or dart, as rays of light.
    • To shine; to cast light; to sparkle.
    • To shoot out (flashes of light, etc.).
  • verb:
    • To shine; to glitter; to glisten.
    • To be shortly but strongly apparent.
    • To disgorge filth, as a hawk.
    • look briefly
    • be shiny, as if damp
    • shine brightly, like a star or a light
    • To shine; to sparkle; to glisten.
    • is shortly but highly apparent.
    • To disgorge filth, as a hawk.
    • To shine; to sparkle; to glisten.
    • to-be quickly but highly apparent.
    • To disgorge filth, as a hawk.
    • To shine; to sparkle; to glisten.
    • becoming briefly but strongly evident.
    • To disgorge filth, as a hawk.
    • To shine; to sparkle; to glisten.
    • to-be quickly but highly obvious.
    • To disgorge filth, as a hawk.
    • To shine; to sparkle; to glisten.
    • becoming shortly but strongly evident.
    • To disgorge filth, as a hawk.
    • appear shortly
    • be shiny, like damp
    • shine brightly, like a star or a light
    • look quickly
    • be shiny, as though damp
    • appear briefly
    • shine brightly, like a star or a light
    • be shiny, as if damp
    • look quickly
    • shine brightly, like a star or a light
    • appear quickly
    • be shiny, like wet
    • shine brightly, like a star or a light
    • be shiny, as though wet
    • shine brightly, like a star or a light
  • others:
    • To dart or put rays of light; glimmer; sparkle; shine; dawn; for this reason, appearing instantly and plainly, like a beam or flash of light.
    • To glance; appearance.
    • Synonyms Glisten, Glitter, etc. See glare, intransitive verb
    • Same as glean.
    • In falconry, to disgorge refuse from the belly, as a hawk.
    • To dart or toss rays of light; glimmer; glitter; shine; dawn; thus, to appear unexpectedly and clearly, like a beam or flash of light.
    • To glance; look.
    • Synonyms Glisten, Glitter, etc. See glare, intransitive verb
    • Same as glean.
    • In falconry, to disgorge refuse from the stomach, as a hawk.
    • To dart or put rays of light; glimmer; sparkle; shine; dawn; ergo, to seem instantly and plainly, like a beam or flash of light.
    • To glance; appearance.
    • Synonyms Glisten, Glitter, etc. See glare, intransitive verb
    • just like glean.
    • To dart or toss rays of light; glimmer; sparkle; shine; dawn; ergo, appearing suddenly and obviously, like a beam or flash of light.
    • In falconry, to disgorge refuse from the tummy, as a hawk.
    • To glance; appearance.
    • Synonyms Glisten, Glitter, etc. See glare, intransitive verb
    • Same as glean.
    • In falconry, to disgorge refuse through the tummy, as a hawk.
    • To dart or throw rays of light; glimmer; glitter; shine; dawn; ergo, to seem unexpectedly and clearly, like a beam or flash of light.
    • To glance; look.
    • Synonyms Glisten, Glitter, etc. See glare, intransitive verb
    • To dart or put rays of light; glimmer; glitter; shine; dawn; therefore, appearing all of a sudden and demonstrably, like a beam or flash of light.
    • just like glean.
    • To glance; appearance.
    • In falconry, to disgorge refuse through the stomach, as a hawk.
    • Synonyms Glisten, Glitter, etc. See glare, intransitive verb
    • just like glean.
    • In falconry, to disgorge refuse from tummy, as a hawk.
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