glisten

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From Old English glisnian.

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glisten (third-person singular simple present glistens, present participle glistening, simple past and past participle glistened)

  1. (intransitive) to reflect light with a glittering luster; to sparkle, coruscate, glint or flash

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glisten (uncountable)

  1. A glittering shine; a scintillation, sparkle or flash.

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