Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
shining /'ʃainiɳ/
  • tính từ
    • sáng, sáng ngời
    • (nghĩa bóng) sáng ngời, chói lọi, xuất sắc, lỗi lạc
      • a shining example of bravery: gương dũng cảm sáng ngời
Concise Dictionary
+the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
+be bright by reflecting or casting light
+emit light; be bright, as of the sun or a light
+be shiny, as if wet
+be distinguished or eminent
+be clear and obvious
+have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink
+throw or flash the light of (a lamp)
+touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly
+experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion
+make (a surface) shine

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 gleam, glow, shimmer, radiate, beam, glare, flare, glisten, glitter, coruscate, twinkle, sparkle, scintillate, glint, flash, flicker:
The light of a candle shone from her window. The stars are shining brightly. I want that brass polished till it shines
2 polish, burnish, rub (up or down), buff, brush, brighten:
You'd best shine your shoes before going for the job interview.
3 excel, surpass, stand out, outshine, be outstanding or pre-eminent or excellent or prominent or conspicuous:
She had shone at tennis from a very early age, and first entered Wimbledon when she was twelve.
4 gleam, glow, shimmer, sparkle, brightness, radiance, gloss, lustre, sheen, glaze, patina:
That shine was achieved with a little wax and elbow-grease.
5 take a shine to. like, be attracted to, take a fancy to, fancy:
Her Great Dane has taken a shine to me and likes to sit on my lap.

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