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English adjective: scintillating

1. scintillating brilliantly clever

SamplesScintillating wit.
A play full of scintillating dialogue.


Antonymsunintelligent, stupid

2. scintillating marked by high spirits or excitement

SamplesHis fertile effervescent mind.
Scintillating personality.
A row of sparkly cheerleaders.

Synonymsbubbling, effervescent, frothy, sparkly



3. scintillating having brief brilliant points or flashes of light

SamplesBugle beads all aglitter.
Glinting eyes.
Glinting water.
His glittering eyes were cold and malevolent.
Shop window full of glittering Christmas trees.
Glittery costume jewelry.
Scintillant mica.
The scintillating stars.
A dress with sparkly sequins.
`glistering' is an archaic term.

Synonymsaglitter, coruscant, fulgid, glinting, glistering, glittering, glittery, scintillant, sparkly



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