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  • adj. Emitting light.
  • adj. Reflecting light.
  • adj. Having a high polish or sheen.
  • adj. Having exceptional merit.
  • v. Present participle of shine.
  • n. A bright emission of light; a gleam.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • adj. Emitting light, esp. in a continuous manner; radiant; ; also, bright by the reflection of light.
  • adj. Splendid; illustrious; brilliant; distinguished; conspicious.
  • adj. Having the surface smooth and polished; -- said of leaves, the surfaces of shells, etc.
  • n. Emission or reflection of light.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • n. Brightness; effulgence; light; sheen.
  • n. Lightning.
  • n. An effort to eclipse others or to be conspicuous; ostentatious display.
  • n. The hunting of deer by attracting them with fire by night; jack-hunting. See to shine deer, under shine.
  • Emitting or reflecting light; bright; gleaming; glowing; radiant; lustrous; polished; glossy.
  • Splendid; illustrious; distinguished; conspicuous; notable: as, a shining example of charity.
  • Synonyms Resplendent, effulgent, brilliant, luminous. See shine, intransitive verb
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • adj. made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing; reflecting a sheen or glow
  • adj. marked by exceptional merit
  • adj. reflecting light
  • n. the work of making something smooth and shiny by rubbing or waxing it
  • Equivalent
    polished    superior    bright   
    Cross Reference
    Words with the same meaning
    radiant    illustrious    glistening    bright    effulgent    splendid    brilliant    glittering    lustrous    resplendent   
    Verb Stem
    Words with the same terminal sound
    affining    aligning    assigning    brining    combining    confining    declining    defining    designing    dining