Meaning of ashine in English:


Pronunciation /əˈʃʌɪn/


literary predicative
  • Shining.

    ‘eyes ashine in the darkness’
    • ‘In regimental reviews, they like to sweep past at the double-quick, their faces ashine with sweat and pride.’
    • ‘The moon's ashine; by many a lane Walk wistful lovers to and fro; It must be like old days again; How they do love!’
    • ‘Rufus Sewell, eyes ashine and hair a-long, plays a nutty grassroots abolitionist, while Youssou N'Dour, the African music star, is a freed slave whose published accounts of his ordeal helped to galvanize the anti-slavery movement.’