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glowed, past tense; glows, 3rd person singular present; glowing, present participle; glowed, past participle;
  1. Give out steady light without flame
    • - the tips of their cigarettes glowed in the dark
  2. Have an intense color and a slight shine
    • - faces that glowed red with the cold
  3. Have a heightened color or a bloom on the skin as a result of warmth or health
    • - he was glowing with health
  4. Feel deep pleasure or satisfaction and convey it through one's expression and bearing
    • - Katy always glowed when he praised her
  1. A steady radiance of light or heat
    • - the setting sun cast a deep red glow over the city
  2. A feeling of warmth in the face or body; the visible effects of this as a redness of the cheeks
    • - he could feel the brandy filling him with a warm glow
  3. A strong feeling of pleasure or well-being
    • - with a glow of pride, Mildred walked away

  1. emit a steady even light without flames; "The fireflies were glowing and flying about in the garden"
  2. freshness: an alert and refreshed state
  3. have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink; "Her face glowed when she came out of the sauna"
  4. luminescence: light from nonthermal sources
  5. burn: shine intensely, as if with heat; "The coals were glowing in the dark"; "The candles were burning"
  6. incandescence: the phenomenon of light emission by a body as its temperature is raised
  7. a feeling of considerable warmth; "the glow of new love"; "a glow of regret"
  8. be exuberant or high-spirited; "Make the people's hearts glow"
  9. Glów is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Radłów, within Tarnów County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland.
  10. Glow is an open-source JavaScript library created by the BBC. Development on Glow began in 2007 , and it was publicly released under an Apache License in July 2009 .
  11. "Glow" is an English language song by the Norwegian urban duo Madcon. They sang it during the Eurovision Song Contest 2010 interval in Oslo, Norway.
  12. glow is a Canadian beauty and health magazine founded in 2002 and published by Rogers Communications eight times a year. It offers the inside scoop on health fads and beauty trends and delivers the latest innovations in fitness, nutrition, skin care, health concerns, hair and makeup. ...
  13. Glow is a 1985 Rick James album. It was released on the Gordy Records imprint of Motown Records.
  14. Glow is the Scottish Schools National Intranet. This is a major national ICT and telecommunications programme managed by Learning and Teaching Scotland. ...
  15. The state of a glowing object; The condition of being passionate or having warm feelings; The brilliance or warmth of color in an environment or on a person (especially one's face); To give off light from heat or to emit light as if heated; To radiate some emotional quality like light; To gaze ...
  16. (glowing) The action of the verb glow; That glows or glow; Full of praise
  17. (Glowing (Tom Swifty)) "Eating uranium makes me feel funny," said Tom glowingly.
  18. (Glows) A light source, usually contained in a basket. They are made from bioluminescent lichen which are kept alive in a liquid solution.
  19. An item that is listed as "glow" in color, or glow-in-the-dark is made with phosphorescent pigment that stores light energy. If such an item is held in the light for a few minutes and then taken into darkness, it will give off a glowing light for a short time. ...
  20. The opposite of a shadow in that it creates a surrounding highlight of an image. It can vary from a high radiance that creates a soft, subtle glow and a low radiance creates a hard, but bright glow.
  21. 1. The visible light emitted by a substance because of its high temperature. 2. Visible light, other than from flaming, emitted by a solid undergoing combustion.
  22. An effect on the skin of the face, making it appear brighter and less dull.
  23. Your inner light; warmth / Vague awareness; finding a source of brightness or hope in a gloomy situation
  24. a chemical light source which is put into specially designed baskets that are mounted (to a wall) or can be carried by hand.
  25. To witness the sun slip languidly down as one's cocktail does something similar. A vast sweep of sky ablaze with vivid colours adds \1SUal pleasure to an inner conviction that there is no moment more worthy of one's contempla­tion than the present