Shining

Definition of Shining

Shin´ing
a.1.Emitting light, esp. in a continuous manner; radiant; as, shining lamps; also, bright by the reflection of light; as, shining armor.
2.Splendid; illustrious; brilliant; distinguished; conspicious; as, a shining example of charity.
3.Having the surface smooth and polished; - said of leaves, the surfaces of shells, etc.
True paradise . . . inclosed with shining rock.
- Milton.
Some in a brilliant buckle bind her waist,
Some round her neck a circling light display.
- Gay.
His sparkling blade about his head he blest.
- Spenser.
n.1.Emission or reflection of light.

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