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Another word for shine

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Verb
  1. To emit a bright light

      1. To send out rays or waves.
      2. To issue or emerge in rays or waves:
      3. To extend in straight lines from or toward a center; diverge or converge like rays:
      1. To make or become incandescent.
      1. To shine brightly and steadily, especially without a flame:
      2. To have a bright, warm, usually reddish color:
      3. To flush; blush.
      1. A brief beam or flash of light:
      2. A steady but subdued shining; a glow:
      3. A brief or dim indication; a trace:
      1. To undergo combustion or be consumed as fuel:
      2. To be damaged, injured, or destroyed by fire, heat, radiation, electricity, or a caustic agent:
      3. To consume fuel:
      1. A brilliant burst of fire; a flame.
      2. A destructive fire.
      3. A bright or steady light or glare:
      1. A squared-off log or a large, oblong piece of timber, metal, or stone used especially as a horizontal support in construction.
      2. A transverse structural member of a ship's frame, used to support a deck and to brace the sides against stress.
      3. The breadth of a ship at the widest point.
    See also:

    light

  2. To give a gleaming luster to, usually through friction

      1. Smooth and lustrous as if polished; glossy:
      2. In good health and having smooth or glossy hair, fur, or skin:
      3. Able to or designed to move efficiently through air or water; streamlined:
      1. To make smooth and shiny by rubbing or chemical action.
      2. To remove the outer layers from (grains of rice) by rotation in drums.
      3. To refine or remove flaws from; perfect or complete:
      1. A surface shininess or luster.
      2. A kind of paint that dries to a shiny finish.
      3. A cosmetic that adds shine or luster, such as lip gloss.
      1. A thin smooth shiny coating.
      2. A thin glassy coating of ice.
      3. A coating of colored, opaque, or transparent material applied to ceramics before firing.
      1. To brighten by cleaning or rubbing; polish.
      2. To restore to attractive or serviceable condition; renovate.
      1. To make smooth or glossy by rubbing; polish.
      2. To rub with a tool that serves especially to smooth or polish.
      3. To improve or make more impressive:
      1. A soft, thick, undyed leather made chiefly from the skins of buffalo, elk, or oxen.
      2. A military uniform coat made of such leather.
      3. A pale, light, or moderate yellowish pink to yellow, including moderate orange-yellow to light yellowish brown.
    See also:

    light

  3. To be in one's prime

      1. The reproductive structure of angiosperms, characteristically having either specialized male or female organs or both male and female organs, such as stamens and a pistil, enclosed in an outer envelope of petals and sepals.
      2. Such a structure having showy or colorful parts; a blossom.
      3. A flower head.
      1. To grow well or luxuriantly; thrive:
      2. To do or fare well; prosper:
      3. To be in a period of highest productivity, excellence, or influence:
Noun
  1. A radiant brightness or glow, usually due to light reflected from a smooth surface

    See also:

    light

Another word for shine

Verb
  1. To give forth light

    See also:

    light

  2. To reflect light

    See also:

    reflect

  3. To cause to shine, usually by polishing