Definition of Gleamy

1. a. Darting beams of light; casting light in rays; flashing; coruscating.



Definition of Gleamy

1. Adjective. shiny, bright, glowing ¹

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Definition of Gleamy

1. gleaming [adj GLEAMIER, GLEAMIEST]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gleamy

glazing agent
glazings
glazy
glead
gleads
gleam
gleamed
gleamer
gleamers
gleamier
gleamiest
gleaming
gleamingly
gleamings
gleams
gleamy (current term)
glean
gleanable
gleaned
gleaner
gleaners
gleaning
gleanings
gleans
gleave
gleaves
gleba
glebae
glebal
glebe

Literary usage of Gleamy

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1. The Lusiad: Or, The Discovery of India: an Epic Poem by Luís de Camões, William Julius Mickle (1809)
"... The hovering Daemon gives the dreadful sign*,- Here furious War her gleamy falchion draws; Here lean-ribb'd Famine writhes her falling jaws; ..."

2. The Borderland of Country Life by Augusta Larned (1919)
"gleamy WEATHER IT rains as easily now as some sentimental, tenderhearted people shed tears. ... It is gleamy weather that spreads enchantment over the earth ..."

3. Things Japanese: Being Notes on Various Subjects Connected with Japan for by Basil Hall Chamberlain (1902)
"Why his gleamy grew gloomy ? What compassion I feel for him ! There are many smokes of the opium but not holy blood of the ..."

4. Festus: A Poem by Philip James Bailey (1853)
"... Can so delight my view As doth the moonstone's changing light And gleamy, glowing hue; Now blue as Heaven, and then anon As golden as the sun, ..."

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