Synonyms & Antonyms of glow

(Entry 1 of 2)

the steady giving off of the form of radiation that makes vision possible
  • the glow of the restaurant's table lamps is especially flattering to diners

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Synonyms of glow (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to be on fire especially brightly
  • the coals glowed red-hot

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2 to develop a rosy facial color (as from excitement or embarrassment)
  • when they found out he had won the tournament, his parents glowed with pride

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The first known use of glow was before the 12th century

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“Glow.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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