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To shine, glow or give off light

shine

verb

if the sun shines, it produces a bright light and the weather is usually warm

glow

verb

to shine with a soft light

flash

verb

to shine brightly for a very short time, or to shine on and off very quickly

flare

verb

to suddenly burn or shine brightly

gleam

verb

to shine brightly

sparkle

verb

to shine with small points of reflected light

glare

verb

to shine with a very strong light that makes you feel uncomfortable

stream

verb

to shine or give off light

blaze

verb

to shine very brightly

catch the light

if something catches the light, it shines because it is reflecting light

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someone who studies the stars and planets using scientific equipment including telescopes

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