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noun [singular] British English pronunciation: glow /ɡləʊ/

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  1. 1
    a soft light

    the glow from the street lights

    a dim/faint/soft glow:

    He clicked on the lamp and the room was filled with a soft glow.

  2. 3
    a strong pleasant feeling

    She felt a warm glow deep inside.

    glow of:

    Anne felt a glow of pride at Sarah's words.

    a glow of contentment/pleasure/satisfaction


a Korean dish made from fermented cabbage or other vegetables, garlic and spices

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a compulsive desire for something; an addiction to something

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