glistening

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reflecting light; "glistening bodies of swimmers"; "the horse's glossy coat"; "lustrous auburn hair"; "saw the moon like a shiny dime on a deep blue velvet carpet"; "shining white enamel
{s} shining; sparkling; glittering
present participle of glisten
glisten
to reflect light with a glittering luster; to sparkle, coruscate, glint or flash
glisten
{v} to shine, sparkle, glitter
glisten
To sparkle or shine; especially, to shine with a mild, subdued, and fitful luster; to emit a soft, scintillating light; to gleam; as, the glistening stars
glisten
a glittering shine; a scintillation, sparkle or flash
glisten
to reflect light with a glittering luster; to sparkle, corruscate, glint or flash
glisten
If something glistens, it shines, usually because it is wet or oily. The calm sea glistened in the sunlight Darcy's face was white and glistening with sweat. to shine and look wet or oily glisten with
glisten
the quality of glittering or sparkling brightly
glisten
be shiny, as if wet; "His eyes were glistening"
glisten
{i} glitter, sparkle, shine
glistening

    Turkish pronunciation

    glîsnîng

    Pronunciation

    /ˈgləsnəɴɢ/ /ˈɡlɪsnɪŋ/

    Etymology

    [ 'gli-s&n ] (intransitive verb.) before 12th century. Middle English glistnen, from Old English glisnian; akin to Old English glisian to glitter, geolu yellow; more at YELLOW.

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