Definition of Glittering

1. Adjective. Having brief brilliant points or flashes of light. "`glistering' is an archaic term"




Definition of Glittering

1. Verb. (present participle of ''glitter'') ¹

2. Adjective. Brightly sparkling. ¹

3. Adjective. (figuratively) Valuable, desirable. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Glittering

1. glitter [v] - See also: glitter

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Glittering

glitched
glitches
glitchier
glitchiest
glitching
glitchy
glits
glitter
glitter cells
glitter rock
glitterand
glitterati
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glittering (current term)
glittering generalities
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glitzed
glitzes
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glitzily
glitzing
glitzy
gloak

Literary usage of Glittering

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1. A Tramp Abroad by Mark Twain (1880)
"... which is very pleasing—they rise in a seven-stepped stairway of foamy and glittering cascades, and make a picture which is as charming as it is unusual. ..."

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