Definitions of glow

  1. To shine with intense heat; to feel great heat of body; to be flushed with heat or animation; to feel the heat of passion; to be ardent; to burn with intense passion.
  2. To make hot; to flush.
  3. To shine with an intense or white heat; to give forth vivid light and heat; to be incandescent.
  4. To exhibit a strong, bright color; to be brilliant, as if with heat; to be bright or red with heat or animation, with blushes, etc.
  5. To feel hot; to have a burning sensation, as of the skin, from friction, exercise, etc.; to burn.
  6. To feel the heat of passion; to be animated, as by intense love, zeal, anger, etc.; to rage, as passior; as, the heart glows with love, zeal, or patriotism.
  7. To shine with intense heat; radiate heat and light; be incandescent or brilliant; be red or flushed; be animated or inspired with passion, love, zeal, etc.
  8. To shine with an intense heat: to feel great heat of body: to be flushed: to feel the heat of passion: to be ardent.
  9. To shine with intense heat; feel heat or ardor; be flushed with color.
  10. To radiate light and heat, especially without a flame.
  11. To be ardent or excited.
  12. To flush.
  13. be exuberant or high- spirited; " Make the people's hearts glow"
  14. emit a steady even light without flames; " The fireflies were glowing and flying about in the garden"
  15. To make hot, so as to shine.
  16. To shine with heat; to be red or flushed, as with heat or animation.
  17. an appearance of reflected light
  18. a feeling of considerable warmth; " the glow of new love"; " a glow of regret"
  19. the phenomenon of light emission by a body as its temperature is raised
  20. a steady even light without flames
  21. especially of the complexion: show a strong bright color, such as red or pink; " Her face glowed when she came out of the sauna"
  22. White or red heat; incandscence.
  23. Brightness or warmth of color; redness; a rosy flush; as, the glow of health in the cheeks.
  24. Intense excitement or earnestness; vehemence or heat of passion; ardor.
  25. Heat of body; a sensation of warmth, as that produced by exercise, etc.
  26. Intense or shining heat; incandescence; redness, or brightness of color; passion; ardor.
  27. Shining or white heat: unusual warmth: brightness of color: vehemence of passion.
  28. Heat with light; heat; brightness of color.
  29. Fervid heat; strong emotion; ardor; flush; ruddiness.
  30. Shining or white heat; brightness of colour; ardour or vehemence of passion.
  31. Brightness of colour; redness; shining heat; passion.