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verb [intransitive] glow pronunciation in British English /ɡləʊ/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyglow
he/she/itglows
present participleglowing
past tenseglowed
past participleglowed

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  1. 1
    to shine with a soft light

    His desk light glowed in the darkness of the big room.

    1. a.
      if something very hot glows, it looks red or orange and burns without producing flames

      The tip of a cigarette glowed in the dark doorway.

    2. b.
      if a place or object glows with colour, it has a lot of bright colours

      The interiors of the churches glow with rich colour.

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