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gleams

noun
plural of gleam

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(Entry 1 of 2)

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

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gleams

verb
present tense third-person singular of gleam

Synonyms of gleams (Entry 2 of 2)

to shoot forth bursts of light
  • fine china and stemware gleaming in the candlelight

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“Gleams.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gleams. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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