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glit·ter·ing

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  1. glitteringadjective

    Synonyms:
    aglitter

  2. glitteringadjective

    Brightly sparkling.

    Synonyms:
    aglitter

  3. glitteringadjective

    Valuable, desirable.

    Synonyms:
    aglitter

Princeton's WordNet

  1. aglitter(p), coruscant, fulgid, glinting, glistering, glittering, glittery, scintillant, scintillating, sparklyadjective

    having brief brilliant points or flashes of light

    "bugle 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"

    Antonyms:
    dull

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. glitteringadjective

    Synonyms:
    sparkling, glistening, glistering, gleaming, bright, tinsel

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "glittering":

    brilliant, bright

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How to use glittering in a sentence?

  1. Max Lerner:

    Having a thirteen-year-old in the family is like having a general-admission ticket to the movies, radio and TV. You get to understand that the glittering new arts of our civilization are directed to the teen-agers, and by their suffrage they stand or fall.

  2. Rand Paul:

    Glittering prizes, glittering prizes and endless compromises; shattering the illusion of integrity.

  3. William Wordsworth:

    This city now doth, like a garment, wear the beauty of the morning; silent bare, ships, towers, domes, theatres and temples lie open unto the fields and to the sky; All bright and glittering in the smokeless air.

  4. reemapandita:

    this is a world of sorrows and misfortunes but the emeralds of hopes and efforts are still glittering

  5. Laura Howarth:

    How did they come up with such complex designs and concentrate them down to these tiny glittering treasures ? that would probably be one thing that I'd like to go back and watch if I could jump in a time machine.


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