Definition of "radiating" []

  • To emit (heat, light, or some other form of radiation) or (of heat, light, etc) to be emitted as radiation (verb)
  • (of lines, beams, etc) to spread out from a centre or be arranged in a radial pattern (verb)
  • (of a person) to show (happiness, health, etc) to a great degree (verb)
  • Having rays; radiating (adjective)
  • (of a capitulum) consisting of ray florets (adjective)
  • (of animals or their parts) showing radial symmetry (adjective)
  • Adorned or decorated with rays (adjective)
  • Present participle of radiate. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "radiating" in a sentence
  • "The effluvia, the radiating emanations by the aid of which two distant bodies form a calorific communication with each other, have been very appropriately designated by the name of _radiating caloric_."
  • "Jealous of the love radiating from the cordoned-off section of the parking lot, she distracted herself by shooting the smiles of strangers."
  • "This lesion resembles several red rings encircling white areas, radiating from a white central blister; it is often referred to as a "bull's eye" or "target" lesion."