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Adjective: gleaming  glee-ming
  1. Bright with a steady but subdued shining
    "the gleaming brass on the altar";
    - agleam, nitid
Noun: gleaming  glee-ming
  1. A flash of light (especially reflected light)
    - gleam, glimmer
  2. An appearance of reflected light
    - gleam, glow, lambency
Verb: gleam  gleem
  1. Be shiny, as if wet
    "His eyes were gleaming";
    - glitter, glisten, glint, shine
  2. Shine brightly, like a star or a light
    - glimmer
  3. To shine with faint or brief light
    "A terrible thought gleamed in her mind"

Derived forms: gleamings

See also: bright

Type of: appear, come along, effulgence, flash, look, radiance, radiancy, radiate, refulgence, refulgency, seem, shine

Encyclopedia: Gleaming