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See definition of phosphoresce on Dictionary.com
  • as inflash
  • as inshimmer

synonyms for phosphoresce

  • beam
  • blaze
  • blink
  • flare
  • glance
  • glare
  • gleam
  • glisten
  • glow
  • reflect
  • shine
  • sparkle
  • twinkle
  • bedazzle
  • coruscate
  • dazzle
  • flame
  • glimmer
  • glint
  • glitter
  • incandesce
  • light
  • radiate
  • scintillate
  • spangle
  • spark
  • shoot out
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How to use phosphoresce in a sentence

As waves phosphoresce, let joys flash from the swing of the sorrow of your souls.
GATHERING JEWELSJAMES KNOWLES AND MATILDA DARROCH KNOWLES
But from numerous experiments I find that bodies will phosphoresce in actual contact with the negative pole.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 795, MARCH 28, 1891VARIOUS
I took a screen made of zincblende, which will phosphoresce when the emanations of radium fall upon it.
THE LIFE RADIANTLILIAN WHITING
The question presents itself here, can a conductor phosphoresce?
THE INVENTIONS, RESEARCHES AND WRITINGS OF NIKOLA TESLATHOMAS COMMERFORD MARTIN
Its dead color brightens considerably under the molecular impact, but I am now convinced it does not phosphoresce.
THE INVENTIONS, RESEARCHES AND WRITINGS OF NIKOLA TESLATHOMAS COMMERFORD MARTIN
There is, however, another possible way how a conductor might at least appear to phosphoresce.
THE INVENTIONS, RESEARCHES AND WRITINGS OF NIKOLA TESLATHOMAS COMMERFORD MARTIN
Some substances also, which fluoresce at ordinary temperatures, will phosphoresce at low temperatures.
THE NATURE OF ANIMAL LIGHTE. NEWTON HARVEY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PHOSPHORESCE

  • beam
  • bedazzle
  • blaze
  • blink
  • coruscate
  • dazzle
  • flame
  • flare
  • glance
  • glare
  • gleam
  • glimmer
  • glint
  • glisten
  • glitter
  • glow
  • incandesce
  • light
  • phosphoresce
  • radiate
  • reflect
  • scintillate
  • shine
  • shoot out
  • spangle
  • spark
  • sparkle
  • twinkle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.