Definition of shine through
: to be seen, expressed, or shown clearly Once she relaxed, her talent really began to shine through.
Word by Word Definitions
: to emit rays of light
: to be bright by reflection of light
: to be eminent, conspicuous, or distinguished
: brightness caused by the emission of light
: brightness caused by the reflection of light : luster
: brilliance, splendor
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up shine through? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).