illumination. The act of illuminating, or supplying with light; the state of being illuminated.
What is the noun form of reflect?
1[countable] an image in a mirror, on a shiny surface, on water, etc. He admired his reflection in the mirror. [countable] a sign that shows the state or nature of something Your clothes are often a reflection of your personality.
Is glow a noun?
glow used as a noun:
The state of a glowing object. The condition of being passionate or having warm feelings. The brilliance or warmth of color in an environment or on a person (especially one’s face).
Is Frightful a noun?
adjective. such as to cause fright; dreadful, terrible, or alarming: A frightful howl woke us. horrible, shocking, or revolting: The storm did frightful damage. Informal.
Is Luminous a noun verb or adjective?
Luminous, like its synonyms radiant, shining, glowing, and lustrous, is generally a positive adjective, especially when it describes something that doesn’t literally glow, such as a face, a performance, or a poem.
Is reflection a noun or verb?
noun. the act of reflecting, as in casting back a light or heat, mirroring, or giving back or showing an image; the state of being reflected in this way. an image; representation; counterpart. a fixing of the thoughts on something; careful consideration.
What type of verb is reflect?
1[transitive, usually passive] reflect somebody/something (in something) to show the image of someone or something on the surface of something such as a mirror, water, or glass His face was reflected in the mirror. She could see herself reflected in his eyes.
What is the verb of glow?
(Entry 1 of 2) intransitive verb. 1a : to shine with or as if with an intense heat embers glowing in the darkness. b(1) : to have a rich warm typically ruddy color cheeks glowing with health.
What kind of word is glow?
noun. a light emitted by or as if by a substance heated to luminosity; incandescence. brightness of color.
What is the definition of a noun?
: a word that is the name of something (such as a person, animal, place, thing, quality, idea, or action) and is typically used in a sentence as subject or object of a verb or as object of a preposition. See the full definition for noun in the English Language Learners Dictionary. noun. noun.
Is Frightfully a word?
Disagreeable; distressing: frightful weather. fright′ful·ly adv. fright′ful·ness n.
What dreadful means?
1a : inspiring dread (see dread entry 2 sense 1a) : causing great and oppressive fear a dreadful attack. b : inspiring awe or reverence. 2 : extremely bad, distasteful, unpleasant, or shocking a dreadful idea a dreadful performance dreadful behavior The food was absolutely dreadful.
What means frightening?
1. Frighten, alarm, scare, terrify, terrorize, appall all mean to arouse fear in people or animals. To frighten is to shock with sudden, startling, but usually short-lived fear, especially that arising from the apprehension of physical harm: to frighten someone by a sudden noise.
Is luminously a word?
adj. 1. radiating or reflecting light; shining; bright.
Is indescribable a word?
adjective. not describable; too extraordinary for description: a scene of indescribable confusion; indescribable euphoria.
Is illuminous a word?
(obsolete) Bright; clear.