gleams


gleams
glɪːm n. flash of light; glow; sparkle; shine v. flash; sparkle; shine with subdued brightness

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • gleam — I UK [ɡliːm] / US [ɡlɪm] verb [intransitive] Word forms gleam : present tense I/you/we/they gleam he/she/it gleams present participle gleaming past tense gleamed past participle gleamed 1) to shine brightly Her car gleamed in the sunshine. 2) a)… …   English dictionary

  • Gleam — Gleam, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gleamed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gleaming}.] 1. To shoot, or dart, as rays of light; as, at the dawn, light gleams in the east. [1913 Webster] 2. To shine; to cast light; to glitter. Syn: To {Gleam}, {Glimmer}, {Glitter}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gleamed — Gleam Gleam, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gleamed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gleaming}.] 1. To shoot, or dart, as rays of light; as, at the dawn, light gleams in the east. [1913 Webster] 2. To shine; to cast light; to glitter. Syn: To {Gleam}, {Glimmer},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gleaming — Gleam Gleam, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gleamed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gleaming}.] 1. To shoot, or dart, as rays of light; as, at the dawn, light gleams in the east. [1913 Webster] 2. To shine; to cast light; to glitter. Syn: To {Gleam}, {Glimmer},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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