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glint

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of glint

  1. 1 to shoot forth bursts of light <the cat's eyes glinted in the moonlight> Synonyms coruscate, flame, glance, gleam, glimmer, flash, glisten, glister, glitter, luster (or lustre), scintillate, shimmer, spangle, sparkle, twinkle, wink, winkleRelated Words beam, radiate, shine; bedazzle, blind, daze, dazzle; blaze, burn, flare, glare, glow

  2. 2 to take a quick or hasty look <the thief glinted around the corner to see if anyone was coming> Synonyms browse, dip, glimpse, glance, peek, skimRelated Words keek [chiefly Scottish], peep; blink, squint; look over, peruse, rake, scanNear Antonyms examine, overlook, oversee, question, survey; study, view; peer, pry; gawk, goggle, rubberneck; leer, ogleAntonyms gaze, stare




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