Gleam in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Gleam

To shine; to glitter; to glisten. | To be briefly but strongly apparent. | (obsolete, falconry) To disgorge filth, as a hawk.

Short Example Sentence for Gleam

  • 1. That was my one gleam of comfort. 🔊
  • 2. He caught the sudden gleam in her eye. 🔊
  • 3. A gleam of the old craftiness shone in his eyes. 🔊
  • 4. A fading gleam of some lost wildness of youth! 🔊
  • 5. There was an unusually nervous gleam in his eyes that day. 🔊
  • 6. The gleam of the insteps, too, for that matter. 🔊
  • 7. It showed not a gleam of light through the thin foliage of its trees. 🔊
  • 8. As soon as a gleam of light appeared, it was suddenly quenched. 🔊
  • 9. At length he caught the gleam of the dark pool some little distance beyond. 🔊
  • 10. A gleam of anger shone in Corinna's eyes. 🔊
  • 11. Ferdy Wickersham, with a malevolent gleam in his eye, was laughing. 🔊
  • 12. Keith caught the gleam in the old fellow's deep eye, and looked away. 🔊

How to use Gleam in Sentence?

  • 1. Raskolnikoff fancied there was a gleam of mockery in her look as if she guessed all. 🔊
  • 2. The gleam of humour was still in his eyes and the drollery in his expressive voice. 🔊
  • 3. His dark eyes had a gleam of amusement in them as he turned and looked at the young man. 🔊
  • 4. Her wrinkled face caught the first gleam of sunlight that fell through the unwashed window panes. 🔊
  • 5. There was a happy smile on the lips, and a gleam of happiness from under the half-closed eyes. 🔊
  • 6. I had a gleam of a more intimate motive in Altiora from the reports that came to me. 🔊
  • 7. She waited in the middle of the room with lowered head, with a mute gleam in her deep blue eyes. 🔊
  • 8. Who of this crowd to-night shall tread The dance till daylight gleam again? 🔊
  • 9. I thought I saw a gleam of good feeling dawning in him, and determined to avail myself of it. 🔊
  • 10. Then a sudden gleam of memory lighted up his face, and he came toward Bert with outstretched hand. 🔊
  • 11. Again that gleam in Wickersham's dark eyes as they slanted a glance at the girl's earnest face. 🔊
  • 12. Captain Jack was on his feet with an angry gleam in his eyes, but Jack did not quail. 🔊
  • 13. The treasures of pillaged churches gleam forth from the leathern sacks piled one on the top of the other. 🔊
  • 14. The darkened windows of the house on the other side of the lawn began to reflect a pallid gleam as the moon rose. 🔊
  • 15. He smiled to himself and mumbled under his breath, and the gleam of a maybe victory flashed across his eyes. 🔊
  • 16. Doreen darted forth such a golden flash from her cairngorm eyes as flooded the heart of the tempest-tossed young man with a gleam of sunshine. 🔊
  • 17. She lay white, and as if suspended, in the crepuscular atmosphere of sunset mingling with the ashy gleam of the vast anchorage. 🔊
  • 18. The black trimmings and drooping feathers set off the ivory pallor of her face and made the wonderful hair gleam like threads of precious metal. 🔊
  • 19. The inside of it is like mother of pearl and there are little swellings on it called 'blisters,' that gleam with all the colors of the rainbow. 🔊
  • 20. A small candle lamp hung on gymbals is fixed to the woodwork, and throws a scanty gleam on the two figures which are engaged in earnest play. 🔊
  • 21. We continued our walk, but I was not able to throw any gleam of light upon that original question of his. 🔊
  • 22. Bare-footed, with left hand upraised, she advances from the gloom of the rocks, lit on the left by a gleam of sky and sea. 🔊
  • 23. And so she sang: 'The troll makes the red shield gleam when war comes nigh. 🔊