shining

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈʃaɪnɪŋ/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(shīning)

From the verb shine: (⇒ conjugate)
shining is: Click the infinitive to see all available inflections
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."

shining
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Adjective: bright
Synonyms:
shiny , gleaming, luminous, shimmering, brilliant , radiant, glowing , beaming, bright , lustrous, glinting, glistening, sparkling , dazzling , burning , incandescent, coruscating
Sense: Adjective: illustrious
Synonyms:
illustrious, eminent, distinguished, resplendent, remarkable , prestigious, outstanding , great , preeminent, notable , noteworthy , excellent , brilliant


shine
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: give forth light
Synonyms:
glow , radiate, blaze , burn , beam , flash , glare , glitter , sparkle , twinkle , scintillate, flicker , glint, give off light
Sense: Verb: reflect light
Synonyms:
shimmer , glisten, reflect , mirror , gleam , glow , sparkle
Sense: Verb: polish
Synonyms:
polish , polish up, buff , smooth , brighten, scour, burnish, brush , furbish, clean , finish , wax , dress , gloss , rub up, make sth shine
Sense: Verb: stand out - in performance, informal
Synonyms:
stand out, star , excel , be outstanding, steal the show (informal), be the star of the show, be the star
Sense: Noun: light
Synonyms:
light , glow , gleam , illumination, blaze , radiance, luminescence, incandescence, fluorescence, brightness
Sense: Noun: luster
Synonyms:
luster, lustre (UK), sheen, polish , gloss , gleam , shimmer , sparkle , luminance, radiance
Sense: Noun: liking - informal
Synonyms:
liking , fondness, fancy , love , like , preference , taste , partiality

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