Glittering - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡlɪtərɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word glittering
Brit.  |ˈɡlɪtərɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word glittering
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to glitter

adjective

- having brief brilliant points or flashes of light(syn: aglitter, coruscant, fulgid, glinting, glistering, glittery, scintillant, scintillating, sparkly)

his glittering eyes were cold and malevolent
shop window full of glittering Christmas trees

Examples

his glittering eyes were cold and malevolent

shop window full of glittering Christmas trees

It's such a clear night that the sky is glittering with stars, do come and look.

I could see something glittering under the water.

a school of small glittering fish swam by

The glittering host bestud the sky. (K. White)

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