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ra·di·ate

 (rā′dē-āt′)
v. ra·di·at·ed, ra·di·at·ing, ra·di·ates
v.intr.
1. To send out rays or waves.
2. To issue or emerge in rays or waves: Heat radiated from the stove.
3. To extend in straight lines from or toward a center; diverge or converge like rays: Spokes radiate from a wheel hub.
4. To spread into new habitats and thereby diverge or diversify. Used of a group of organisms.
v.tr.
1. To emit (light or energy) in rays or waves.
2. To send or spread out from or as if from a center: a cactus that radiates spines.
3. To irradiate or illuminate (an object).
4. To manifest in a glowing manner: a leader who radiates confidence.
adj. (-ĭt)
1. Botany Having rays or raylike parts, as in the flower heads of daisies.
2. Biology Characterized by radial symmetry.
3. Surrounded with rays: a radiate head on a coin.

[Latin radiāre, radiāt-, to emit beams, from radius, ray; see ray1.]

radiate

vb
1. Also: eradiate to emit (heat, light, or some other form of radiation) or (of heat, light, etc) to be emitted as radiation
2. (intr) (of lines, beams, etc) to spread out from a centre or be arranged in a radial pattern
3. (tr) (of a person) to show (happiness, health, etc) to a great degree
adj
4. having rays; radiating
5. (Botany) (of a capitulum) consisting of ray florets
6. (Zoology) (of animals or their parts) showing radial symmetry
7. adorned or decorated with rays: a radiate head on a coin.
[C17: from Latin radiāre to emit rays]

ra•di•ate

(v. ˈreɪ diˌeɪt; adj. -ɪt, -ˌeɪt)

v. -at•ed, -at•ing,
adj. v.i.
1. to extend, spread, or move like rays or radii from a center.
2. to emit rays, as of light or heat; irradiate.
3. to issue or proceed in rays.
4. (of persons) to project or glow with cheerfulness, joy, etc.
v.t.
5. to emit in rays; disseminate, as from a center.
6. (of persons) to project (joy, goodwill, etc.).
adj.
7. radiating from a center.
8. having rays extending from a central point or part.
9. radiating symmetrically.
[1610–20; < Latin radiātus, past participle of radiāre to radiate light, shine]

radiate

- As an adjective, it means having rays or parts coming out of a center, from Latin radius, "ray, spoke."
See also related terms for ray.

radiate


Past participle: radiated
Gerund: radiating

Imperative
radiate
radiate
Present
I radiate
you radiate
he/she/it radiates
we radiate
you radiate
they radiate
Preterite
I radiated
you radiated
he/she/it radiated
we radiated
you radiated
they radiated
Present Continuous
I am radiating
you are radiating
he/she/it is radiating
we are radiating
you are radiating
they are radiating
Present Perfect
I have radiated
you have radiated
he/she/it has radiated
we have radiated
you have radiated
they have radiated
Past Continuous
I was radiating
you were radiating
he/she/it was radiating
we were radiating
you were radiating
they were radiating
Past Perfect
I had radiated
you had radiated
he/she/it had radiated
we had radiated
you had radiated
they had radiated
Future
I will radiate
you will radiate
he/she/it will radiate
we will radiate
you will radiate
they will radiate
Future Perfect
I will have radiated
you will have radiated
he/she/it will have radiated
we will have radiated
you will have radiated
they will have radiated
Future Continuous
I will be radiating
you will be radiating
he/she/it will be radiating
we will be radiating
you will be radiating
they will be radiating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been radiating
you have been radiating
he/she/it has been radiating
we have been radiating
you have been radiating
they have been radiating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been radiating
you will have been radiating
he/she/it will have been radiating
we will have been radiating
you will have been radiating
they will have been radiating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been radiating
you had been radiating
he/she/it had been radiating
we had been radiating
you had been radiating
they had been radiating
Conditional
I would radiate
you would radiate
he/she/it would radiate
we would radiate
you would radiate
they would radiate
Past Conditional
I would have radiated
you would have radiated
he/she/it would have radiated
we would have radiated
you would have radiated
they would have radiated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.radiate - send out rays or waves; "The sun radiates heat"
give out, emit, give off - give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc.; "The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays which the sun emits"
2.radiate - send out real or metaphoric rays; "She radiates happiness"
emit, pass off, breathe - expel (gases or odors)
3.radiate - extend or spread outward from a center or focus or inward towards a center; "spokes radiate from the hub of the wheel"; "This plants radiate spines in all directions"
extend, run, lead, pass, go - stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point; "Service runs all the way to Cranbury"; "His knowledge doesn't go very far"; "My memory extends back to my fourth year of life"; "The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets"
4.radiate - have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pinkradiate - have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink; "Her face glowed when she came out of the sauna"
appear, seem, look - give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect; "She seems to be sleeping"; "This appears to be a very difficult problem"; "This project looks fishy"; "They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time"
5.radiate - cause to be seen by emitting light as if in rays; "The sun is radiating"
cause to be perceived - have perceptible qualities
flash, twinkle, wink, winkle, blink - gleam or glow intermittently; "The lights were flashing"
glimmer, gleam - shine brightly, like a star or a light
glow - emit a steady even light without flames; "The fireflies were glowing and flying about in the garden"
6.radiate - experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotionradiate - experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion; "She was beaming with joy"; "Her face radiated with happiness"
feel, experience - undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind; "She felt resentful"; "He felt regret"
7.radiate - issue or emerge in rays or waves; "Heat radiated from the metal box"
egress, come forth, emerge, go forth, come out, issue - come out of; "Water issued from the hole in the wall"; "The words seemed to come out by themselves"
8.radiate - spread into new habitats and produce variety or variegate; "The plants on this island diversified"
vary, alter, change - become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence; "her mood changes in accordance with the weather"; "The supermarket's selection of vegetables varies according to the season"
Adj.1.radiate - arranged like rays or radii; radiating from a common center; "radial symmetry"; "a starlike or stellate arrangement of petals"; "many cities show a radial pattern of main highways"
symmetric, symmetrical - having similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding parts
2.radiate - having rays or ray-like parts as in the flower heads of daisies
compound - composed of more than one part; "compound leaves are composed of several lobes; "compound flower heads"

radiate

verb
1. emit, spread, send out, disseminate, pour, shed, scatter, glitter, gleam Thermal imagery will show up objects radiating heat.
2. shine, beam, emanate, be diffused From here contaminated air radiates out to the open countryside.
3. show, display, demonstrate, exhibit, emanate, be a picture of, give off or out She radiates happiness and health.
4. spread out, issue, extend, diverge, branch out, fan out, split off the narrow streets which radiate from the Cathedral Square

radiate

verb
1. To emit a bright light:
2. To send out heat, light, or energy:
3. To extend over a wide area:
Translations
يَتَشَعَّب ، يَبدأ، يَصْدُريُصْدِرُ ضَوءاً وَحَرارَه
sálatvycházetzářit
afgiveudgåudstråle
levitälevittäytyäsäteileväsäteilläsäteittäinen
osvijetlitiozračitizračiti
geislageisla, senda geisla út, stafa frá sér
išeiti spinduliaisradiacijaradiatoriusspinduliuotė
iet uz visām pusēmizstarotstarot
sálaťvyžarovať
dağılmaksaçmakyayılmakyaymak

radiate

[ˈreɪdɪeɪt]
A. VT (lit, fig) → radiar, irradiar
B. VI to radiate from [lines, streets] → partir de
light radiated from an opening in the tunnel roofla luz se difundía por una abertura en el techo del túnel
lines that radiate from the centrelíneas que parten del centro
hostility radiated from himirradiaba hostilidad

radiate

[ˈreɪdieɪt]
vt
[+ heat] → irradier
[+ confidence, happiness, health] → respirer
vi
[heat, energy] → irradier
Heat radiates from the floor → La chaleur irradie du sol.
[lines] → rayonner
A system of roads radiated from the town centre → Des routes rayonnaient depuis le centre ville.

radiate

vi
Strahlen aussenden; (= emit heat)Wärme ausstrahlen; (heat, light, energy) → ausgestrahlt werden
(lines, roads)strahlenförmig ausgehen (from von)
vt heat, lightausstrahlen; electric waves, energy alsoabstrahlen; (fig) happiness, health, love(förmlich) ausstrahlen

radiate

[ˈreɪdɪˌeɪt]
1. vt (heat) → irraggiare, irradiare (fig) (happiness) → irraggiare
2. vi to radiate fromirraggiarsi da, irradiarsi da

radiate

(ˈreidieit) verb
1. to send out rays of (light, heat etc). A fire radiates heat.
2. to go out or be sent out in rays, or in many directions from a central point. Heat radiates from a fire; All the roads radiate from the centre of the town.
ˌradiˈation noun
rays of light, heat etc or of any radioactive substance.
ˈradiator noun
1. a type of apparatus for heating a room.
2. an apparatus in a car which, with a fan, cools the engine.

ra·di·ate

v. irradiar, expandirse.

radiate

vi (pain) irradiar(se)
References in classic literature ?
Her narrow, humdrum existence bloomed under the dews that fell from this fresh spirit; her dullness brightened under the kindling touch of the younger mind, took fire from the "vital spark of heavenly flame" that seemed always to radiate from Rebecca's presence.
Her face, instinct with intelligence, seemed to radiate light, so inspired was it with the enthusiasm peculiar to Corsicans,--which does not, however, preclude calmness.
She imagined herself mistress of it, thrilled with the warm hospitality she would radiate, entertained already at missionary meetings and at club.
When warmth began to radiate from the stove, and the first ray of sunlight lay on the kitchen floor, Ethan's dark thoughts melted in the mellower air.
Five of these great thoroughfares radiate from one ample centre--a centre which is exceedingly well adapted to the accommodation of heavy artillery.
He cannot die, but he might cease to eat, and, thus, to radiate.
mcCoy's presence, the surety and calm that seemed to radiate from him, had had its effect.
A delicious atmosphere of health, freshness, and good humor seemed to radiate from her wherever she went and whatever she did.
Not that he was so very large--he stood only five feet nine inches; but that he seemed to radiate an atmosphere of largeness.
His fiery person seemed to radiate heat, a tingling vibration into the atmosphere.
People radiate what is in their minds and in their hearts.
On the contrary, he was one of those rare individuals that radiate muscular grace through the ungraceful man-garments of civilization.