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gleam

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of gleam

  1. the steady giving off of the form of radiation that makes vision possible the door opened a crack and let in a gleam of light from the hallway Synonyms blaze, flare, fluorescence, glare, light, glow, illumination, incandescence, luminescence, radiance, shineRelated Words flash, glimmer, glint, glitter, scintillation, shimmer, sparkle, twinkle; daylight, moonlight, sunlight, sunshine; afterglow, aureole (or aureola), aurora, beam, halo, ray, shaft, streak, stream, sunbeam; glisten, gloss, luster (or lustre), polish, reflection, sheenNear Antonyms blackness, dark, darkness, dimness, dusk, duskiness, gloom, night, shadow


gleam

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of gleam

  1. to shoot forth bursts of light fine china and stemware gleaming in the candlelight Synonyms coruscate, flame, glance, flash, glimmer, glint, glisten, glister, glitter, luster (or lustre), scintillate, shimmer, spangle, sparkle, twinkle, wink, winkleRelated Words beam, radiate, shine; bedazzle, blind, daze, dazzle; blaze, burn, flare, glare, glow


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