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glinting


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Glint  \Glint\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Glinted};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Glinting}.]  [OE.  glenten.  Cf  {Glance},  v.  i.,  {Glitter},  v. 
  i.] 
  To  glance;  to  peep  forth,  as  a  flower  from  the  bud;  to 
  glitter.  --Burns. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  glinting 
  adj  :  having  brief  brilliant  points  or  flashes  of  light;  "bugle 
  beads  all  aglitter";  "glinting  eyes";  "glinting  water"; 
  "his  glittering  eyes  were  cold  and  malevolent";  "shop 
  window  full  of  glittering  Christmas  trees";  "glittery 
  costume  jewelry";  "scintillant  mica";  "the 
  scintillating  stars";  "a  dress  with  sparkly  sequins"; 
  "`glistering'  is  an  archaic  term"  [syn:  {aglitter(p)}, 
  {fulgid},  {glistering},  {glittering},  {glittery},  {scintillant}, 
  {scintillating},  {sparkling(a)},  {sparkly}] 




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