Synonyms and Antonyms of radiate
to extend outwards from or as if from a central point
- the heat radiating from the fire
- The spokes of a bicycle wheel radiate from the hub towards the rim.
diffuse, dispel, disperse, dissipate
diverge, divide, part, ramify, separate, split, uncouple, unlink, unyoke
scatter, splay, spread
to emit rays of light
- Fireflies give off their light by means of a chemical reaction that causes their abdomens to radiate.
blaze, burn, fire, flame, gleam, glimmer, glint, glisten, glister, glitter, glow, luminesce, sheen, shimmer
blink, coruscate, flare, flash, flicker, luster (or lustre), scintillate, sparkle, twinkle
beat (down), glare
brighten, illuminate, illumine, irradiate, light, lighten
bedazzle, blind, daze, dazzle
to throw or give off
- The sun radiates tiny amounts of energy in the form of microwaves.
cast, discharge, emanate, emit, evolve, exhale, expel, give out, irradiate, issue, release, send (out), shoot, throw out, vent
eliminate, evacuate, excrete, exude, ooze, secrete
eject, erupt, gush, jet, outpour, pour, spew, spout, spray, spurt, squirt