Definition of glimmer/ray of hope
- The doctor says there's a glimmer/ray of hope that he'll improve.
: to shine faintly or unsteadily
: to give off a subdued unsteady reflection
: to appear indistinctly with a faintly luminous quality
: a feeble or intermittent light
: a subdued unsteady shining or sparkle
: a dim perception or faint idea : inkling
: any of an order (Rajiformes) of usually marine cartilaginous fishes (such as stingrays and skates) having the body flattened dorsoventrally, the eyes on the upper surface, and enlarged pectoral fins fused with the head
: any of the lines of light that appear to radiate from a bright object
: a beam of radiant energy (such as light) of small cross section
: a stream of material particles traveling in the same line (as in radioactive phenomena)
: to shine in or as if in rays
: to issue as rays
: to extend like the radii of a circle : radiate
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