Definitions of Shone

  1. imp. & amp; p. p. of Shine.
  2. imp. & p. p. of Shine.
  3. Past tense and past participle of the verb shine.
  4. Pa. t. and pa. p. of SHINE.
  5. Of to shine.
  6. Imp. & pp. of SHINE, v.
  7. Of shine, which see.

Usage examples for Shone

  1. All at once a great light, that shone glorious as the sun, burst from my body. – A Maid at King Alfred’s Court by Lucy Foster Madison
  2. " I had mate and pitaty for breakfast the morn," he added, and rapture shone out of his eyes. – Mrs. Red Pepper by Grace S. Richmond
  3. A little smile shone on her lips. – Virginia by Ellen Glasgow
  4. It was a plain bare room; there was no curtain on the window and the sun shone in. – A Dozen Ways Of Love by Lily Dougall
  5. A row of pins shone in her green dress. – The Golden Scarecrow by Hugh Walpole
  6. At daylight the sun burst out and shone brightly on them, the sea went gradually down, the fire was lighted, and Mr Pottyfar, whose hands were again in his pockets, at twelve o'clock gave the welcome order to pipe to dinner. – Mr. Midshipman Easy by Captain Frederick Marryat
  7. Tears of delight fairly shone in Mrs. Leonard's eyes as she shook his hand again and again. – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe
  8. As long as the sun shone I remained there locked in. – Peter Schlemihl by Adelbert von Chamisso
  9. The full moon shone on Victorine's face as she said this. – Between Whiles by Helen Hunt Jackson
  10. Whether the earth ever shone as a small white star we cannot say. – The Story of Evolution by Joseph McCabe
  11. So off he went in the direction of East Street, and had nearly got to the end of it when the moon shone forth. – Andersen's Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen
  12. His eyes shone straight into the barrister's. – Best Russian Short Stories by Various
  13. And in time he and Jos- his eyes shone. – Ovington's Bank by Stanley J. Weyman
  14. It was a day in early summer when we set out and pushed on at a good pace, though already the sun shone hot. – The Mistress of Bonaventure by Harold Bindloss
  15. He would think it shone so bright, to tell him that it was Boa's world now. – The Book of One Syllable by Esther Bakewell
  16. His eyes shone and he could not keep still. – The Curlytops on Star Island by Howard R. Garis
  17. And she looked at him with eyes that shone like stars reflected in the river. – Old Peter's Russian Tales by Arthur Ransome
  18. If you want to tell me now I'll listen, and I'll advise you the best I can-" " It's just something I've got nervous about," she said, while her eyes shone with sudden tears. – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  19. Happiness never shone on a more lovely face! – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt