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Translation of "shine" - English-Spanish dictionary

shine

verb /ʃain/ ( past tense, past participle shone /ʃon, (American) ʃoun/)
to (cause to) give out light; to direct such light towards someone or something brillar The light shone from the window The policeman shone his torch He shone a torch on the body. to be bright brillar, relucir She polished the silver till it shone. (past tense, past participle shined) to polish sacar brillo, limpiar He tries to make a living by shining shoes. (often with at) to be very good (at something) sobresalir, destacar, brillar He shines at games You really shone in yesterday’s match. shining adjective very bright and clear; producing or reflecting light; polished brillante a shining star The windows were clean and shining. shiny adjective ( comparative shinier, superlative shiniest) glossy; reflecting light; polished brillante a shiny cover on a book a shiny nose shiny shoes. shininess noun brillo
(Definition of shine from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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