glowing

If something is glowing, it's either lit up like a light or it's full of praise and enthusiasm. So, you could receive a glowing candle or a glowing report card. You choose.

When a report or account is glowing, it's unreservedly positive, like a book critic's glowing review of a new mystery novel or your grandmother's glowing praise for the good job you did mowing her lawn. Glowing comes from glow, which can mean "a flush of radiant feeling," and which comes from the Old English glowan, "to glow or shine as if red-hot."

Primary Meanings of glowing

1.
adj
highly enthusiastic
2.
n
the amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface
Full Definitions of glowing
1

adj highly enthusiastic

glowing praise”
Synonyms:
enthusiastic
having or showing great excitement and interest
2

n the amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface

Synonyms:
glow, radiance
Types:
aureole, corona
the outermost region of the sun's atmosphere; visible as a white halo during a solar eclipse
Type of:
light, visible light, visible radiation
(physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation

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