Definition of Glitters

1. Verb. (third-person singular of glitter) ¹



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Definition of Glitters

1. glitter [v] - See also: glitter

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Glitters

glitching
glitchy
glits
glitter
glitter cells
glitter rock
glitterand
glitterati
glittered
glitterier
glitteriest
glittering
glittering generalities
glittering generality
glitteringly
glitters (current term)
glittery
glitz
glitzed
glitzes
glitzier
glitziest
glitzily
glitzing
glitzy
gloak
gloam
gloaming
gloamings
gloams

Literary usage of Glitters

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1. Plays and Players by Laurence Hutton (1875)
"ALL THAT glitters." — " INGOMAR." — MR. FB CONWAY. "All that glistens is not ... We reproduce this its first great cast: — " ALL THAT glitters is NOT GOLD. ..."

2. Come to the Secret Garden: Sufi Tales of Wisdom by M. R. Bawa Muhaiyaddeen (1985)
"You can see all these glitters at night, but are they real lights? No, my grandchildren, these are the glitters of creation. The sparkle they have is not ..."

3. Songs of Three Centuries by John Greenleaf Whittier (1890)
"THE gowan glitters on the sward, The lav'rock 's in the sky, And Collie on my plaid keeps ward, And time is passing by. O, no! sad and slow, And lengthened ..."

4. Mathematical Philosophy: A Study of Fate and Freedom; Lectures for Educated by Cassius Jackson Keyser (1922)
"Not all that glitters is gold. Let us not so easily lose our common sense—a box of table sugar is not a box of table salt even if the two boxes are ..."

5. Old Virginia and Her Neighbours by John Fiske (1900)
"... had was of little avail, for Newport carried a shipload of the yellow stuff to London, and found, to his chagrin, that all is not gold that glitters. ..."

6. The modern Scottish minstrel; or, The songs of Scotland of the past half by Charles Rogers (1855)
"THE GOWAN glitters ON THE SWARD. THE gowan glitters on the sward, The lav'rock 's in the sky, And collie on my plaid keeps ward, And time is passing by. ..."

7. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"... of metal cast into shapes tu form glitters and throats ; perhaps the best arrangement is the "patent sill or water bar" (fig. 99), as now1 manufactured ..."

8. Plays and Players by Laurence Hutton (1875)
"ALL THAT glitters." — " INGOMAR." — MR. FB CONWAY. "All that glistens is not ... We reproduce this its first great cast: — " ALL THAT glitters is NOT GOLD. ..."

9. Come to the Secret Garden: Sufi Tales of Wisdom by M. R. Bawa Muhaiyaddeen (1985)
"You can see all these glitters at night, but are they real lights? No, my grandchildren, these are the glitters of creation. The sparkle they have is not ..."

10. Songs of Three Centuries by John Greenleaf Whittier (1890)
"THE gowan glitters on the sward, The lav'rock 's in the sky, And Collie on my plaid keeps ward, And time is passing by. O, no! sad and slow, And lengthened ..."

11. Mathematical Philosophy: A Study of Fate and Freedom; Lectures for Educated by Cassius Jackson Keyser (1922)
"Not all that glitters is gold. Let us not so easily lose our common sense—a box of table sugar is not a box of table salt even if the two boxes are ..."

12. Old Virginia and Her Neighbours by John Fiske (1900)
"... had was of little avail, for Newport carried a shipload of the yellow stuff to London, and found, to his chagrin, that all is not gold that glitters. ..."

13. The modern Scottish minstrel; or, The songs of Scotland of the past half by Charles Rogers (1855)
"THE GOWAN glitters ON THE SWARD. THE gowan glitters on the sward, The lav'rock 's in the sky, And collie on my plaid keeps ward, And time is passing by. ..."

14. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"... of metal cast into shapes tu form glitters and throats ; perhaps the best arrangement is the "patent sill or water bar" (fig. 99), as now1 manufactured ..."

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