glow
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glow(
glo
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (light)
a. el brillo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I could see the glow of the windows of a house in the distance.Podía ver el brillo de las ventanas de una casa a lo lejos.
b. el resplandor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The glow of the moon lit up the snowy field.El resplandor de la luna iluminaba el campo nevado.
2. (on cheeks)
a. el rubor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Always choose a color of blush that is similar to the natural glow of your cheeks.Elige siempre un color de colorete que sea similar al rubor natural de tus mejillas.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to shine)
a. brillar
There was a fire glowing in the fireplace.Una lumbre brillaba en el hogar.
b. resplandecer
The lights glowed on the Christmas tree.Las luces resplandecían en el árbol navideño.
c. estar al rojo vivo (metal)
The sword was glowing when the blacksmith withdrew it from the forge.La espada estaba al rojo vivo cuando el herrero la sacó de la fragua.
4. (to exude; used with "with")
a. rebosar de
The last time I saw you, you were sick; now, you're glowing with health!La última vez que te vi, estabas enferma; ¡ahora estás rebosante de salud!
b. irradiar
You were glowing with happiness on our wedding day.Irradiabas felicidad el día de nuestra boda.
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glow
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (light)
a. el brillo m, resplandor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (on cheeks)
a. el rubor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
3. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to have a healthy glowtener buen color
4. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
he had a glow of pride/satisfactionse le iluminaba la cara de orgullo/satisfacción
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
5. (light, fire)
a. brillar
6. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to be glowing with healthtener un color muy saludable
7. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
he was glowing with pride/pleasurela cara se le iluminaba de orgullo/placer
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glow [ɡləʊ]
noun
1 [of lamp, sunset, fire, bright colour] brillo (m); resplandor (m); [of cheeks] rubor (m); (in sky) luz (f) difusa;
2 (warm feeling) sensación (f) de bienestar
a glow of satisfaction una aureola de satisfacción
intransitive verb
1 [+lamp, colour, sunset, fire] brillar; resplandecer
2
to glow with pleasure estar radiante de felicidad; to glow with health rebosar de salud
modifier
glow worm (n) luciérnaga (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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