Glisten - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡlɪsn|  American pronunciation of the word glisten
Brit.  |ˈɡlɪs(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word glisten


- the quality of shining with a bright reflected light (syn: glister, glitter, scintillation, sparkle)


- be shiny, as if wet (syn: gleam, glint, glitter, shine)
His eyes were glistening

Extra examples

Rain made the streets glisten.

The streets glistened in the rain.

Her eyes glistened with tears.

The boy's back was glistening with sweat.

His eyes were glistening

Word forms

I/you/we/they: glisten
he/she/it: glistens
present participle: glistening
past tense: glistened
past participle: glistened
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