in glowing terms

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in glowing terms

: in a very enthusiastic way
  • They spoke about their trip in glowing terms.

Word by Word Definitions

glow play glowing
  1. : to shine with or as if with an intense heat

  2. : to have a rich warm typically ruddy color

  3. : flush, blush

  1. : brightness or warmth of color

  2. : warmth of feeling or emotion

  3. : a sensation of warmth

term play terms
  1. : a word or expression that has a precise meaning in some uses or is peculiar to a science, art, profession, or subject

  2. : expression of a specified kind

  3. : a limited or definite extent of time

  1. : to apply a term to : call, name


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