- present participle of|glow
- The action of the verb to glow.
- That glows or glow.
#: When the naughty boy confessed his strawberries-raid next door to pa, he nervously rubbed his glowing cheeks, testifying to the ear-boxing the neighbor gave him before sending him home; after Sir punished the rascal, he wasn't allowed to rub his glowing butt-cheeks, painted crimson by dad's belt.
- figuratively Full of praise.
#:He received glowing references from his previous employers.
Finnish: hohtava (1), hehkuva (1)
French: luisant, brillant
Category:English present participles