verb (used without object), ra·di·at·ed, ra·di·at·ing.
verb (used with object), ra·di·at·ed, ra·di·at·ing.
- radiant heating,
- radiant intensity,
- radiata pine,
- radiate crown,
- radiate ligament of rib,
- radiation belt,
- radiation biology
Origin of radiate
Examples from the Web for radiating
But whether good or bad, all are light as a soufflé, radiating asexual whiteness in every note.Before the Earthquake Hit: When The Beatles Landed in America|Michael Tomasky|January 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From my neck to my temples, there is a throbbing soreness on both sides of my face, all radiating from the hinge of my jawbone.
For Anderson, this is a role that she was born to play: uncompromising and flinty, radiating a ferocity and tough conviction.The Haunting New Serial-Killer Thriller Heading to Netflix|Jace Lacob|May 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Still shackled, with his trousers in shreds and radiating off-kilter aggression, Phoenix immediately begins wilding out.The Return of Joaquin Phoenix: Oscar Buzz for ‘The Master’|Chris Lee|September 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He could be unbearably glib, but his patrician persona and acid tongue, his radiating sense of superiority, made for good showbiz.
The total area of ice in this remarkable system of radiating glaciers on this one mountain is over forty square miles.Geology|William J. Miller
This appears as beams of light, radiating from a center, which changes in position as the stone is turned.
When mature there are radiating furrows and ridges which often increase the fan-like appearance of the upper surface of the cap.Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc.|George Francis Atkinson
Valve lanceolate, rostrate; granules in longitudinal and nearly transverse, not radiating, lines.The Diatomaceae of Philadelphia and Vicinity|Charles Sumner Boyer
In the first place, then, the mass of foliage may be expected to increase the radiating power of each tree.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. XXII (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
adjective (ˈreɪdɪɪt, -ˌeɪt)
Word Origin for radiate
1610s, "spread in all directions from a point," from Latin radiatus, past participle of radiare "to beam, shine, gleam; make beaming" (see radiation). Meaning "be radiant, give off rays (of light or heat)" is from 1704. Related: Radiated; radiates; radiating.
"having rays, furnished with rays, shining," 1660s, from Latin radiatus (see radiate (v.)).