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Aglow vs. Glow

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Aglowadjective

glowing; radiant

Glowverb

To give off light from heat or to emit light as if heated.

‘The fire was still glowing after ten hours.’;

Aglowadverb

In a glow; glowing; as, cheeks aglow; the landscape all aglow.

Glowverb

To radiate some emotional quality like light.

‘The zealots glowed with religious fervor.’; ‘You are glowing from happiness!’;

Aglowadjective

softly bright or radiant;

‘a house aglow with lights’; ‘glowing embers’; ‘lambent tongues of flame’; ‘the lucent moon’; ‘a sky luminous with stars’;

Glowverb

To gaze especially passionately at something.

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Glowverb

To radiate thermal heat.

‘Iron glows red hot when heated to near its melting point.’; ‘After their workout, the gymnasts' faces were glowing red.’;

Glowverb

To shine brightly and steadily.

‘The new baby's room glows with bright, loving colors.’;

Glowverb

(transitive) To make hot; to flush.

Glowverb

(intransitive) To feel hot; to have a burning sensation, as of the skin, from friction, exercise, etc.; to burn.

Glownoun

The state of a glowing object.

Glownoun

The condition of being passionate or having warm feelings.

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Glownoun

The brilliance or warmth of color in an environment or on a person (especially one's face).

‘He had a bright red glow on his face.’;

Glowverb

To shine with an intense or white heat; to give forth vivid light and heat; to be incandescent.

‘Glows in the stars, and blossoms in the trees.’;

Glowverb

To exhibit a strong, bright color; to be brilliant, as if with heat; to be bright or red with heat or animation, with blushes, etc.

‘Clad in a gown that glows with Tyrian rays.’; ‘And glow with shame of your proceedings.’;

Glowverb

To feel hot; to have a burning sensation, as of the skin, from friction, exercise, etc.; to burn.

‘Did not his temples glowIn the same sultry winds and acrching heats?’; ‘The cord slides swiftly through his glowing hands.’;

Glowverb

To feel the heat of passion; to be animated, as by intense love, zeal, anger, etc.; to rage, as passior; as, the heart glows with love, zeal, or patriotism.

‘With pride it mounts, and with revenge it glows.’; ‘Burns with one love, with one resentment glows.’;

Glowverb

To make hot; to flush.

‘Fans, whose wind did seemTo glow the delicate cheeks which they did cool.’;

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Glownoun

White or red heat; incandscence.

Glownoun

Brightness or warmth of color; redness; a rosy flush; as, the glow of health in the cheeks.

Glownoun

Intense excitement or earnestness; vehemence or heat of passion; ardor.

‘The red glow of scorn.’;

Glownoun

Heat of body; a sensation of warmth, as that produced by exercise, etc.

Glownoun

an alert and refreshed state

Glownoun

light from nonthermal sources

Glownoun

the phenomenon of light emission by a body as its temperature is raised

Glownoun

a feeling of considerable warmth;

‘the glow of new love’; ‘a glow of regret’;

Glownoun

a steady even light without flames

Glownoun

the amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface

Glownoun

an appearance of reflected light

Glowverb

emit a steady even light without flames;

‘The fireflies were glowing and flying about in the garden’;

Glowverb

especially of the complexion: show a strong bright color, such as red or pink;

‘Her face glowed when she came out of the sauna’;

Glowverb

shine intensely, as if with heat;

‘The coals were glowing in the dark’; ‘The candles were burning’;

Glowverb

be exuberant or high-spirited;

‘Make the people's hearts glow’;

Glowverb

experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion;

‘She was beaming with joy’; ‘Her face radiated with happiness’;

Glowverb

give out steady light without flame

‘the tips of their cigarettes glowed in the dark’;

Glowverb

have an intense colour and a slight shine

‘a fluorescent screen glowed a faint green colour’;

Glowverb

(of a person's face) appear pink or red as a result of warmth, health, embarrassment, etc.

‘he was glowing with health’;

Glowverb

convey deep pleasure through one's expression or bearing

‘Katy always glowed when he praised her’;

Glownoun

a steady radiance of light or heat

‘the setting sun cast a deep red glow over the city’;

Glownoun

a feeling of warmth in the face or body

‘he could feel the brandy filling him with a warm glow’;

Glownoun

a redness of the cheeks.

Glownoun

a strong feeling of pleasure or well-being

‘with a glow of pride, Mildred walked away’;

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