A sudden quick light
To emit a bright light
To emit light suddenly in rays or sparks
To shine brightly and steadily but without a flame
The gleam in his gaze grew brighter.
He gazed at her for a long moment, an odd gleam in his eye.
He could also, by the gleam of bayonets visible through the smoke, make out moving masses of infantry and narrow lines of artillery with green caissons.
She heard it in Wynn's, saw it in the ruthless gleam in his eyes.
The same gleam was in Wynn's eye that he remembered.