aglow Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"aglow" in British English

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aglowadjective [after verb]

uk   /əˈɡləʊ/  us   /-ˈɡloʊ/ literary
shining with ​light and ​colour: a ​city at ​night, aglow withlights His ​face was all aglow withexcitement.
(Definition of aglow from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"aglow" in American English

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 us   /əˈɡloʊ/
bright; ​shining: His ​eyes were aglow with ​pleasure.
(Definition of aglow from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “aglow”
in Chinese (Simplified) 发光的, 光彩夺目的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發光的, 光彩奪目的…
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