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Definition of 'radiate'

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Example sentences containing 'radiate'

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Shafts of sunlight radiate out from behind her figure like spokes of white fire. Stewart, Michael GRACE (2002)He and Anna's sister Theresa radiate smug perfection like a leak at Sellafield B. `Funny you should ask,' says Anna. Alex George LOVE YOU MADLY (2002)And the sunset behind them had to radiate all the colors of desire. Elizabeth Lowell DESERT RAIN (2002)

Synonyms of 'radiate'

emit, spread, send out, disseminate
emanate, shine, beam, be diffused
spread out, issue, extend, diverge

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Used Occasionally. radiate is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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Translations for 'radiate'

British English: radiate VERB
If things radiate out from a place, they form a pattern that is like lines drawn from the centre of a circle to various points on its edge.
...the various walkways which radiate from the visitor centre.
  • American English: radiate
  • Brazilian Portuguese: difundir-se
  • Chinese: 辐射
  • European Spanish: extenderse
  • French: rayonner
  • German: strahlenförmig verlaufen
  • Italian: irradiarsi
  • Japanese: 放射状に伸びる
  • Korean: 사방으로 뻗다
  • European Portuguese: difundir-se
  • Spanish: extenderse

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