Meaning of AFTERGLOW in English

AFTERGLOW

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈaf-tər-ˌglō ]

noun

Date: 1857

1. : a glow remaining where a light has disappeared

2. : a pleasant effect or feeling that lingers after something is done, experienced, or achieved

basking in the afterglow of success

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.