Synonyms of gleam in English:

gleam


See definition of gleam

verb

1‘the new brass nameplate gleamed in the moonlight’

SYNONYMS

shine, glimmer, glint, catch the light, glitter, shimmer, glow, sparkle, twinkle, flicker, blink, wink, glisten, flash, flare, beam, fluoresce

reflect light

literary glister

rare coruscate, scintillate, fulgurate, effulge, luminesce, incandesce, phosphoresce


noun

1‘a gleam of light’

SYNONYMS

glimmer, glint, shimmer, glow, twinkle, sparkle, flicker, blink, spark, flash, flare

beam, ray, shaft, finger, pencil

2‘the gleam of polished brass’

SYNONYMS

shine, lustre, gloss, sheen

glint, glitter, glimmer, sparkle, brightness, brilliance, radiance, glow, luminescence, luminosity, phosphorescence, incandescence

literary glister

rare lambency, scintillation, effulgence, refulgence, fulguration, coruscation

3‘a gleam of hope appeared in Ray's eyes’

SYNONYMS

glimmer, glimmering, flicker, ray, spark, trace, suggestion, hint, faint sign, scintilla