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glowing

Pronunciation: /ˈgləʊɪŋ/

Translation of glowing in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (shining) (before noun/delante del nombre) [face/cheeks] encendido the glowing embers las brasas 1.2 (expressing praise) [account/report] elogioso, lleno de alabanzas in glowing terms en términos elogiosos or (in Latin America also/en América Latina también) encomiosos he paid her a glowing tribute le rindió un caluroso homenaje
    Example sentences
    • A Whitefield primary school has earned special praise after a glowing Ofsted report was complemented by outstanding results.
    • As a blogger, by contrast, I almost invariably receive one of two reactions, glowing praise or a look of total incomprehension.
    • The third of the trio had the soup, a minestrone and meatball, which was ‘not bad’ - hardly glowing praise.

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