HyperDic: glare

English > 6 senses of the word glare:
VERBbodyglare, glowerlook at with a fixed gaze
weatherglarebe sharply reflected
perceptionglareshine intensely
NOUNattributeglare, blaze, brilliancea light within the field of vision that is brighter than the brightness to which the eyes are adapted
actglare, gloweran angry stare
stateglare, limelight, spotlight, public eyea focus of public attention
glare > pronunciation
Soundsgleh'r
Rhymesaffair ... wheelchair: 116 rhymes with ehr...
English > glare: 6 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningA light within the field of vision that is brighter than the brightness to which the eyes are adapted.
Example"a glare of sunlight"
Synonymsblaze, brilliance
BroaderbrightnessThe location of a visual perception along a continuum from black to white
Spanishbrillo, fulgor, resplandor
Catalanresplendor
Verbsglareshine intensely
English > glare: 6 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningAn angry stare.
Synonymglower
BroaderstareA fixed look with eyes open wide
Spanishmirada desafiante, mirada feroz, mirada fulminante
Catalanmirada desafiant, mirada fulminant
Verbsglarelook at with a fixed gaze
English > glare: 6 senses > noun 3, state
MeaningA focus of public attention.
Example "when Congress investigates it brings the full glare of publicity to the agency"
Synonymslimelight, spotlight, public eye
BroaderprominenceThe state of being prominent
Spanishcentro de atención, foco de atención
English > glare: 6 senses > verb 1, body
Meaninglook at with a fixed gaze.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
ModelThe ropes glare
Example"The girl glared at the man who tried to make a pass at her"
Synonymglower
Broaderstarefixate one's eyes
Catalanmirar
Nounsglarean angry stare
English > glare: 6 senses > verb 2, weather
MeaningBe sharply reflected.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"The moon glared back at itself from the lake's surface"
Broaderreflect, shineBe bright by reflecting or casting light
Spanishdeslumbrar, relumbrar
Catalanenlluernar
English > glare: 6 senses > verb 3, perception
Meaningshine intensely.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"The sun glared down on us"
NarrowerbeatGlare or strike with great intensity
Broadershine, beamemit light
Spanishbrillar, deslumbrar, resplandecer, reverberar
Catalanenlluernar, reverberar
Nounsglarea light within the field of vision that is brighter than the brightness to which the eyes are adapted

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