Meaning of “radiate” in the English Dictionary

"radiate" in British English

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uk /ˈreɪ.di.eɪt/ us /ˈreɪ.di.eɪt/

(Definition of “radiate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"radiate" in American English

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us /ˈreɪ·diˌeɪt/

radiate verb (SEND OUT HEAT/LIGHT)

[ I/T ] to send out heat or light, or (of heat or light) to be sent out:

[ T ] The little stove radiated a surprising amount of heat.

radiate verb (EXPRESS)

[ I/T ] to express strongly an emotion or quality, or (of an emotion or quality) to be expressed strongly by someone:

[ T ] He simply radiates integrity.

radiate verb (SPREAD)

[ I always + adv/prep ] to spread out from a central point:

The major avenues of the city all radiate from this point.

(Definition of “radiate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)