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English definition of “shine”

shine

verb [I] (ABILITY)    /ʃaɪn/ (shone or shined)
C2 to be extremely good at an activity or skill, in an obvious way: She's hopeless at languages, but she shines at/in science.Succeeding, achieving and fulfilling shining     /ˈʃaɪ.nɪŋ/ adjective a shining silver cup She looked at him with shining (= bright and happy) eyes. These pictures are shining (= excellent) examples of great photography.The qualities of light
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