[gloh-ing] /ˈgloʊ ɪŋ/
rich and warm in coloring:
showing the radiance of health, excitement, etc.:
warmly favorable or complimentary:
a glowing account of her work.
a light emitted by or as if by a substance heated to luminosity; incandescence.
brightness of color.
a sensation or state of bodily heat.
a warm, ruddy color of the cheeks.
warmth of emotion or passion; ardor.
verb (used without object)
to emit bright light and heat without flame; become incandescent.
to shine like something intensely heated.
to exhibit a strong, bright color; be lustrously red or brilliant.
(of the cheeks) to exhibit a healthy, warm, ruddy color.
to become or feel very warm or hot.
to show emotion or elation:
to glow with pride.
emitting a steady bright light without flames: glowing embers
warm and rich in colour: the room was decorated in glowing shades of gold and orange
flushed and rosy, as from exercise or excitement: glowing cheeks
displaying or indicative of extreme satisfaction, pride, or emotion: he gave a glowing account of his son’s achievements
light emitted by a substance or object at a high temperature
a steady even light without flames
brilliance or vividness of colour
brightness or ruddiness of complexion
a feeling of wellbeing or satisfaction
intensity of emotion; ardour
to emit a steady even light without flames
to shine intensely, as if from great heat
to be exuberant or high-spirited, as from excellent health or intense emotion
to experience a feeling of wellbeing or satisfaction: to glow with pride
(esp of the complexion) to show a strong bright colour, esp a shade of red
to be very hot
Old English glowan “to glow, shine as if red-hot,” from Proto-Germanic base *glo- (cf. Old Saxon gloian, Old Frisian gled “glow, blaze,” Old Norse gloa, Old High German gluoen, German glühen “to glow”), from PIE *ghel- (see glass). Figuratively from late 14c. Related: Glowed; glowing.
mid-15c., from glow (v).
Mild intoxication; Tiddliness: After a couple of bourbons she had a nice glow (1940s+)
gross lift-off weight
noun, Electronics. 1. a vacuum tube containing a gas that is ionized by the electrons, giving a visible glow. noun 1. a small light consisting of two or more electrodes in an inert gas, such as neon, at low pressure, across which an electrical discharge occurs when the voltage applied to the electrodes exceeds the […]
[gloh-ing] /ˈgloʊ ɪŋ/ adjective 1. . 2. rich and warm in coloring: glowing colors. 3. showing the radiance of health, excitement, etc.: glowing cheeks. 4. warmly favorable or complimentary: a glowing account of her work. /ˈɡləʊɪŋ/ adjective 1. emitting a steady bright light without flames: glowing embers 2. warm and rich in colour: the room […]
noun, Automotive, Machinery. 1. a device for each cylinder of a diesel engine with a heating element to heat the incoming fuel and air so that combustion will take place more readily when the engine is cold. noun 1. one of usually four plugs fitted to the cylinder block of a diesel engine that warms […]
/ˈɡləʊˌstɪk/ noun 1. a plastic tube containing a luminescent material, waved or held aloft esp at gigs, raves, etc