HyperDic: glittering

English > 1 sense of the word glittering:
ADJECTIVEallglittering, aglitter, coruscant, fulgid, glinting, glistering, glittery, scintillant, scintillating, sparklyhaving brief brilliant points or flashes of light
glittering > pronunciation
Soundsglih'terihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > glittering: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningHaving brief brilliant points or flashes of light.
Examples
  • "his glittering eyes were cold and malevolent"
  • "shop window full of glittering Christmas trees"
Synonymsaglitter, coruscant, fulgid, glinting, glistering, glittery, scintillant, scintillating, sparkly
Broaderbrightemitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts
Spanishbrillante, centelleante, reluciente
Catalanbrillant, esclatant, radiant

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