catch

(redirected from catches the light)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
Panel Comments: "Gorgeous color," said Robert Lachman, "a deep amber hue that really catches the light.
It gives a fabulous pearly shimmer that catches the light beautifully.
The striated texture catches the light and vigorously animates the building surface.
1 -- 2) An exotic protea blossom, above, catches the light at Sunrise Protea Farm in Upcountry Maui.
The vivid, arced reflections in the windows that I see when I look up from my desk always arrest me and the brickwork, which is very beautiful, also catches the light in an astonishing way.