Meaning of afterglow
Pronunciation: (af'tur-glō", äf'-), [key]
- the glow frequently seen in the sky after sunset; afterlight.
- a second or secondary glow, as in heated metal before it ceases to become incandescent.
- the pleasant remembrance of a past experience, glory, etc.: She basked in the afterglow of her stage triumph.
- phosphorescence (def. 3).
- afterglow (Thesaurus)