Need another word that means the same as “glowing”? Find 14 synonyms and 30 related words for “glowing” in this overview.
The synonyms of “Glowing” are: enthusiastic, full of praise, commendatory, praising, admiring, ecstatic, rapturous, rhapsodic, eulogistic, laudatory, acclamatory, adulatory, glow, radiance
Glowing as a Noun
Definitions of "Glowing" as a noun
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “glowing” as a noun can have the following definitions:
- The amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface.
Synonyms of "Glowing" as a noun (2 Words)
|glow||Light from nonthermal sources.|
He could feel the brandy filling him with a warm glow.
|radiance||Great joy or love, apparent in someone’s expression or bearing.|
The radiance of the bride s smile.
Glowing as an Adjective
Definitions of "Glowing" as an adjective
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “glowing” as an adjective can have the following definitions:
- Highly enthusiastic.
- Expressing great praise.
Synonyms of "Glowing" as an adjective (12 Words)
|acclamatory||Relating to or expressing acclamation.|
|admiring||Characterized by or expressive of admiration or warm approval.|
The snowman has drawn many an admiring glance from villagers.
An adulatory review.
|commendatory||Serving to present something as suitable for approval or acceptance.|
A commendatory grin.
|ecstatic||Involving an experience of mystic self-transcendence.|
Ecstatic fans filled the stadium.
|enthusiastic||Having or showing intense and eager enjoyment, interest, or approval.|
An enthusiastic response.
|eulogistic||Formally expressing praise.|
|full of praise||Being at a peak or culminating point.|
|laudatory||Full of or giving praise.|
A laudatory remark.
|praising||Full of or giving praise.|
|rapturous||Characterized by, feeling, or expressing great pleasure or enthusiasm.|
He was greeted with rapturous applause.
|rhapsodic||Feeling great rapture or delight.|
Usage Examples of "Glowing" as an adjective
- He received a glowing report from his teachers.
- Glowing praise.
Associations of "Glowing" (30 Words)
|admire||Feel admiration for.|
I admire your courage.
|beam||Express with a beaming face or smile.|
A cutter with a beam of 16 feet.
|bright||Not made dim or less bright.|
A bright young journalist.
|brilliance||The quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand.|
His Hamlet lacks the brilliance that one expects.
She succeeded brilliantly.
|compliment||Politely congratulate or praise (someone) for something.|
The manager was heard to compliment the other team s good play.
|daytime||The time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside.|
She was alone in the daytime.
|dazzle||(of a bright light) blind (a person or their eyes) temporarily.|
I screwed my eyes up against the dazzle.
The sunlight was dazzling.
|esteem||The condition of being honored esteemed or respected or well regarded.|
He was held in high esteem by colleagues.
|fiery||Consisting of fire or burning strongly and brightly.|
The sun was a fiery ball low on the hills.
A flash car.
|glaze||Coat with a glaze.|
The prospect makes my eyes glaze over with boredom.
|gleaming||A flash of light (especially reflected light.|
Gleaming black limousines.
|glossy||Having a surface made smooth and glossy especially by pressing between rollers.|
|illumine||Make lighter or brighter.|
He moved her lamp so that her face was illumined.
|incandescent||Emitting light as a result of being heated.|
Plumes of incandescent liquid rock.
|lambent||Softly bright or radiant.|
His eyes were huge and lambent in his starved face.
|lucent||Glowing with or giving off light.|
The lucent moon.
|luminescent||Emitting light not caused by heat.|
There s something calming about watching a luminescent jellyfish.
Its luminosity is measured relative to that of our sun.
|luminous||Giving off light; bright or shining.|
Her eyes were luminous with joy.
|lustrous||Having lustre; shining.|
Lustrous auburn hair.
|praise||An expression of approval and commendation.|
He always appreciated praise for his work.
|radiance||The amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface.|
Restore your skin s natural radiance.
|radiant||A radiant point.|
He praised her radiant self confidence.
|shining||The work of making something smooth and shiny by rubbing or waxing it.|
He has set a shining example with his model behaviour.
|shiny||Having a shiny surface or coating.|
Shiny black patents.
|splendor||A quality that outshines the usual.|
It is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor.
|sunshine||The rays of the sun.|
We walked in the warm sunshine.