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Synonyms for shine

be outstanding

Synonyms

  • be outstanding
  • stand out
  • excel
  • star
  • be successful
  • be distinguished
  • steal the show
  • be conspicuous
  • be pre-eminent
  • stand out in a crowd

take a shine to something or someone

Synonyms

  • take a fancy to
  • be captivated by
  • have a crush on
  • find attractive
  • have a thing about
  • start to like
  • start to fancy
  • grow attracted to

Synonyms for shine

to emit a bright light

to give a gleaming luster to, usually through friction

to be in one's prime

a radiant brightness or glow, usually due to light reflected from a smooth surface

Synonyms for shine

be bright by reflecting or casting light

be shiny, as if wet

be distinguished or eminent

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be clear and obvious

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have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink

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touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly

experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion

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Thumbelina had to spin all day long, and every evening the mole visited her, and told her that when the summer was over the sun would not shine so hot; now it was burning the earth as hard as a stone.
For fifty tals I let three units of light shine full in the pinhole, then one unit for one xat, and for twenty-five tals nine units.
While the techniques of a shine represent a signihcant part of what it means to be a bootblack, there are much deeper aspects to the individual bootblack and to the Bootblack Community.
Polish-based leathers have a shine to them, sometimes what we call a "high" shine.
Tampa Bay Shines is dedicated to celebrating the diverse collection of individuals and communities, businesses and opportunities, special places, rich history and fresh ideas that shape Tampa Bay.
Everyone who signs up will automatically receive a free Creative Kit full of ideas and resources, such as stickers and certificates, to help make their Shine celebrations a success.
The Shines plan to donate 100 percent of the money they raise from their journey to Thirst Relief International, which builds wells and provides pumps and filters to communities in need throughout the world.
All you have to do to claim your lip shine is dash down to Frasers Glasgow and register with the artists at the stila counter and one of 800 lip shines will be yours to take away.
But people in search of a shine say there's something different about Wayne, who's been on this corner at Market and California streets for 10 years.
Ole Smoky Shine Nog is not egg based, but a cream and moonshine liqueur that makes for a smooth, easy to drink cocktail festive for the winter season.