aglow

aglow
adjective Date: 1817 glowing especially with warmth or excitement

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  • Aglow — ist der Name eines internationalen und überkonfessionellen christlichen Frauenverbandes charismatischer Prägung. Er wurde 1967 in Seattle (Washington / USA) gegründet und ist – nach eigenen Angaben[1] – mit rund 4600 Ortsgruppen heute… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Aglow — A*glow , adv. & a. [Pref. a + glow.] In a glow; glowing; as, cheeks aglow; the landscape all aglow. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aglow — (adj.) 1817 (in Coleridge), from A (Cf. a ) (1) + GLOW (Cf. glow). Figurative sense of flushed with pleasurable excitement is from 1830 …   Etymology dictionary

  • aglow — [ə glō′] adv., adj. in a glow (of color or emotion) …   English World dictionary

  • aglow — [[t]əglo͟ʊ[/t]] 1) ADJ: v link ADJ, oft ADJ with n If something is aglow, it is shining and bright with a soft, warm light. [LITERARY] The night skies will be aglow with fireworks. 2) ADJ: v link ADJ, oft ADJ with n If someone is aglow or if… …   English dictionary

  • aglow — adj. aglow with (aglow with happiness) * * * [ə gləʊ] aglow with (aglow with happiness) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • aglow — a|glow [əˈgləu US əˈglou] adj [not before noun] literary 1.) having a soft light, or a strong, warm colour ▪ The evening sky was still aglow. 2.) if someone s face is aglow, they seem happy and excited aglow with ▪ Linda s face was aglow with… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • aglow — adjective 1 literary bright and shining with warmth, light, or colour: The morning sun set the sky aglow. 2 if someone s face or expression is aglow, they seem happy and excited (+ with): Linda s face was aglow with happiness …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • aglow — /euh gloh/, adj. glowing: a house aglow with lights; a face aglow with happiness. [1810 20; A 1 + GLOW] * * * …   Universalium

  • aglow — adjective glowing; radiant …   Wiktionary

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