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English noun: glitter

1. glitter (attribute) the quality of shining with a bright reflected light


Synonymsglisten, glister, scintillation, sparkle


Broader (hypernym)brightness

2. glitter (event) the occurrence of a small flash or spark


Synonymscoruscation, sparkle


Broader (hypernym)flash


English verb: glitter

1. glitter (perception) be shiny, as if wet


SamplesHis eyes were glistening.


ExamplesLights glitter on the horizon, The horizon is glittering with lights


Synonymsgleam, glint, glisten, shine


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)appear, look, seem


Narrower (hyponym)shimmer, spangle









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