1. [ adjective ] bright with a steady but subdued shining
Synonyms: nitid agleam

"from the plane we saw the city below agleam with lights" "the gleaming brass on the altar" "Nereids beneath the nitid moon"

Related terms: bright
2. [ noun ] a flash of light (especially reflected light)
Synonyms: gleam glimmer
Related terms: flash gleam
3. [ noun ] an appearance of reflected light
Synonyms: gleam lambency glow
Related terms: radiance glow
Similar spelling:   gloaming