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radiance

ra·di·ance

radiance

 
pronunciation:
reI di ns
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the quality of being radiant or bright.
 
synonyms:
brightness, glow, luster, refulgence, resplendence
similar words:
blaze, splendor
definition 2: warmth; cheerfulness.
the radiance of her smile
 
synonyms:
cheerfulness, glow, warmth
derivation: radiancy (n.)