Meaning of AFTERGLOW in English



The ~ is the glow that remains after a light has gone, for example after the sun has gone down. (LITERARY)

...the light of the sunset’s ~.

N-UNCOUNT: oft with poss


You can refer to the good feeling or effects that remain after an event as the ~.

...basking in the ~ of their Champions League victory.

N-UNCOUNT: oft N of n

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