Synonyms of shining in English:
1 a shining expanse of water
gleaming, bright, illuminated, lit, lighted, ablaze, brilliant, lustrous, glowing, glinting, sparkling, coruscating, twinkling, flickering, glittering, glistening, shimmering, flashing, dazzling, glaring, luminous, luminescent, incandescent, phosphorescent, fluorescent
2 she had an eager, shining face
glowing, beaming, radiant, blooming, healthy, happy
a shining example
- a shining example of British enterprise[Antonyms] poor exampleparagon, 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 kindarchaic a nonesuch
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