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Overview of noun gleaming

The noun gleaming has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (1) gleam, gleaming, glimmer

(a flash of light (especially reflected light))

2. (1) gleam, gleaming, glow, lambency

(an appearance of reflected light)


Overview of verb gleam

The verb gleam has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (3) glitter, glisten, glint, gleam, shine

(be shiny, as if wet; "His eyes were glistening")

2. (3) gleam, glimmer

(shine brightly, like a star or a light)

3. (1) gleam

(appear briefly; "A terrible thought gleamed in her mind")


Overview of adj gleaming

The adj gleaming has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) agleam, gleaming, nitid

(bright with a steady but subdued shining; "from the plane we saw the city below agleam with lights"; "the gleaming brass on the altar"; "Nereids beneath the nitid moon")

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