rays 1 of 2

plural of ray
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as in beams
a narrow sharply defined line of light radiating from an object two red eyes reflected in the ray of light from the flashlight

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as in splashes
a very small amount the tapping sound ceased, extinguishing the last ray of hope that the trapped miners were still alive

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rays

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verb

present tense third-person singular of ray

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“Rays.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rays. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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