Synonyms of gleam in English:

gleam


See definition of gleam

verb

1‘the new brass nameplate gleamed in the moonlight’

SYNONYMS
shine, glimmer, glint, catch the light, glitter, shimmer, glow, sparkle, twinkle, flicker, blink, wink, glisten, flash, flare, beam, fluoresce
reflect light
literary glister
rare coruscate, scintillate, fulgurate, effulge, luminesce, incandesce, phosphoresce

noun

1‘a gleam of light’

SYNONYMS
glimmer, glint, shimmer, glow, twinkle, sparkle, flicker, blink, spark, flash, flare
beam, ray, shaft, finger, pencil

2‘the gleam of polished brass’

SYNONYMS
shine, lustre, gloss, sheen
glint, glitter, glimmer, sparkle, brightness, brilliance, radiance, glow, luminescence, luminosity, phosphorescence, incandescence
literary glister
rare lambency, scintillation, effulgence, refulgence, fulguration, coruscation

3‘a gleam of hope appeared in Ray's eyes’

SYNONYMS
glimmer, glimmering, flicker, ray, spark, trace, suggestion, hint, faint sign, scintilla