Definition Shine

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Definition

to shine: the sun, gold, and lights all do this
verb
The sun is shining, the birds are singing... what a beautiful day!

to shine shoes: to clean, to polish shoes
idiom

to shine through (the darkness): to appear as a light through (the darkness)
verb
to shine through also means "to appear", "to stand out".

Pronunciation examples
UK: Stop shining your torch in my eyes.
US: The sun shone on every day of our vacation

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