Definition of Glow


  • an appearance of reflected light
  • the amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface
  • a steady even light without flames
  • a feeling of considerable warmth
    "the glow of new love"
    "a glow of regret"
  • the phenomenon of light emission by a body as its temperature is raised
  • light from nonthermal sources
  • an alert and refreshed state


  • experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion
    "She was beaming with joy"
    "Her face radiated with happiness"
  • be exuberant or high-spirited
    "Make the people's hearts glow"
  • shine intensely, as if with heat
    "The coals were glowing in the dark"
    "The candles were burning"
  • have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink
    "Her face glowed when she came out of the sauna"
  • emit a steady even light without flames
    "The fireflies were glowing and flying about in the garden"
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Unscramble glow

10 unscramble word found using the letters glow.

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