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Synonyms of shining in English:


  • 2 she had an eager, shining face
    glowing, beaming, radiant, blooming, healthy, happy
    [Antonyms] gloomy
  • 3 a new folding chair made of shining chromium tubes
    [Antonyms] matt
  • Phrases

    a shining example

    a shining example of British enterprise
    [Antonyms] poor example
    paragon, model, epitome, archetype, ideal, exemplar, nonpareil, paradigm, embodiment, personification, quintessence, standard, prototype, apotheosis, the crème de la crème, the beau idéal, acme, jewel, gem, flower, angel, treasure, an outstanding example, a perfect example of its kind
    informal one in a million, the bee's knees, something else, the tops
    archaic a nonesuch

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