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glowing

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of glowing

  1. 1 giving off or reflecting much light enjoyed the warmth of the glowing fire Synonyms of glowing beaming, bedazzling, brilliant, candescent, clear, dazzling, effulgent, fulgent, bright, incandescent, lambent, lucent, lucid, luminous, lustrous, radiant, refulgent, sheeny, shining, shiny, splendidWords Related to glowing ablaze, ardent, blazing, burning, combusting, fiery, flaming, red-hot; agleam, aglitter, blinding, coruscant, flaring, flashing, flickering, gemmy, glancing, glaring, gleaming, glimmering, glinting, glistening, glistering, glittering, scintillant, scintillating, shimmering, shimmery, sparkling, sunny, twinkling, winking; burnished, polished, shined; superbright, ultrabrightNear Antonyms of glowing blackened, dark, darkened, darkish, darkling, darksome, dimmed, dusky, gloomy, lightless, murky, obscure, obscured, pitch-black, pitch-dark, somber (or sombre), sunless, tenebrous, unlit; cloudy, shadowlike, shadowy, shady; gray (also grey), leaden, pale, palishAntonyms of glowing dim, dull, lackluster, unbright, unbrilliant

  2. 2 having a healthy reddish skin tone was glowing after spending an afternoon outside splitting firewood Synonyms of glowing blooming, florid, flush, full-blooded, ruddy, red, rosy, rubicund, sanguineWords Related to glowing bronzed, brown, suntanned, tanned; bloomy, blowsy (also blowzy), blushing, flushed, pink, pinkish, warm; cherubicNear Antonyms of glowing waxen, waxy; blanched, white, whitened; anemic, sick, sickly; bloodless, cadaverous; whey-faced, white-facedAntonyms of glowing ashen, ashy, doughy, livid, lurid, mealy, pale, paled, palish, pallid, pasty, peaked, peaky, sallow, sallowish, wan

  3. 3 having or being an outward sign of good feelings (as of love, confidence, or happiness) her glowing face made it evident she'd been offered the job Synonyms of glowing aglow, beaming, bright, radiant, sunnyWords Related to glowing brilliant, dazzling, effulgent, gleaming, luminous, refulgent, shining, starry; blithe, blithesome, bright, cheerful, cheery, chipper, gay, gladsome, lightsome, merry, mirthful, optimistic, upbeat; jocund, jovial, laughing, smiling; blooming, rosy; blissful, chuffed [British], delighted, gratified, happy, joyful, joyous, pleased, satisfied, thankful, tickledNear Antonyms of glowing blank, flat, listless, stoic (or stoical), unemotional; black, dark, darkening, depressing, dismal, gloomy, glum, gray (also grey), melancholy, sullen; frowning, glaring, glowering, lowering (also louring), scowling

  4. 4 having or expressing great depth of feeling glowing declarations of everlasting love Synonyms of glowing ardent, blazing, burning, charged, demonstrative, emotional, fervid, feverish, fiery, flaming, fervent, hot-blooded, impassioned, incandescent, intense, passional, passionate, perfervid, red-hot, religious, superheated, torrid, vehement, warm, warm-bloodedWords Related to glowing gushing, gushy, maudlin, mawkish, mushy, saccharine, sappy, schmaltzy, sentimental, sloppy, sugary; histrionic, melodramatic; enthusiastic, gung ho, keen, zealous; enamored, infatuated, obsessed; uninhibited, unreserved, unrestrained; frenzied, orgiastic, overemotional, overexcited, overheatedNear Antonyms of glowing detached, dry, impersonal, objective; reserved, undemonstrativeAntonyms of glowing cold, cool, dispassionate, emotionless, impassive, unemotional



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