Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
if the sun shines, it produces a bright light and the weather is usually warm
to shine with a soft light
to shine brightly for a very short time, or to shine on and off very quickly
to suddenly burn or shine brightly
to shine brightly
to shine with small points of reflected light
to shine with a very strong light that makes you feel uncomfortable
to shine or give off light
to shine very brightly
if something catches the light, it shines because it is reflecting light
in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them
a soft sweet fruit that looks like a large orange-coloured tomato and grows on a persimmon tree
an electric skateboard
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.
Free thesaurus definition of to shine glow or give off light from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.