Definitions For Shine


  • The quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
  • The brightness that results when light is reflected from a surface
  • The act of polishing a pair of shoes


  • Make (a surface) shine
  • Experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion
  • Have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink
  • Be shiny, as if wet
  • Touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly
  • Be clear and obvious
  • Be distinguished or eminent
  • Throw or flash the light of (a lamp)
  • Emit light; be bright, as of the sun or a light
  • Be bright by reflecting or casting light
  • To give off light
  • To have a smooth surface that reflects light
  • To be very good or successful at an activity

Is Shine a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Shine is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Shine in a Sentence

  • The sun was shining through the clouds.
  • Lamps shining from the windows
  • She found a sport where she can really shine.
  • The shine of polished silver
  • He had a nice shine on his shoes.
  • Would you like a shine?

Synonyms for Shine

Antonyms for Shine

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