The gleam of hope in this darkness is the number of men who came out to protest and who shielded women from baton blows.
When Clay held the world title aloft, Lipsyte saw in the gleam of the belt sports and '60s social upheaval and his own careerism.
Nor will there be a sequel—a courtesy extended every Pixar movie except Toy Story, thus lending each a gleam of singularity.
Polish them until they gleam with malice, wicked glee, and non-registry gifts.
Only the gleam of his curious pink eyes, told that he was alive.
And there was a gleam of vengeance in the cadet's eye as he went to the gun again.
Her cousin did not see the gleam of mischief which came into Peggy's eyes as she said this.
There was a gleam in the dark eyes veiled with their long lashes.
It is the harbor after a gale; it is the clear sky after a storm; it is the gleam of dawn after a long night.
Now is that what the gleam and expectation of a future life does for you?
Old English glæm "brilliant light; brightness, splendor, radiance," from Proto-Germanic *glaimiz (cf. Old Saxon glimo "brightness;" Middle High German glim "spark," gleime "glowworm;" German glimmen "to glimmer, glow;" Old Norse glija "to shine, glitter"), from root *glim-, from PIE *ghel- "to shine, glitter, glow" (see glass).
early 13c., from gleam (n). Related: Gleamed; gleaming.