Definitions

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of glow.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The coin glowed when it spoke, a white pulsating radiance, as though charged with life.

    Talking Heads « A Fly in Amber

  • He discovered that this protein glowed bright green under ultraviolet light.

    The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2008 - Press Release

  • The little goddess’ golden skin glowed like fire in the rays of the setting sun.

    Lance Mannion:

  • The sword glowed purple as a magical circle expanded under his feet and spread outward.

    Arcana Magi - c.25: Satisfaction

  • I pointed out how each person's name glowed as they spoke.

    Archive 2006-10-01

  • That was the first time Wallingford thought about trying to get fired; in the dark hotel room, the idea glowed as brightly as the digital alarm clock on the night table.

    The Fourth Hand

  • The alien word glowed like a spangle of light in the darkness, warmed Dax like a shivering flush of color melting its way through coils of translucent gel.

    Time's Enemy

  • The darkness fell away, and the blade of his sword glowed blood red.

    Emperor of Ansalon

  • His bow was scarlet and the pommel of his sword glowed ruby-red.

    Elric of Melnibone

  • The crystal sword glowed with its trapped fusorian cells.

    Starchild Omnibus

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