aglitter

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adjective aglit·ter \ ə-ˈgli-tər \

Definition of aglitter

:glittering especially with reflected light

First Known Use of aglitter

1865


AGLITTER Defined for English Language Learners

aglitter

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adjective

Definition of aglitter for English Language Learners

  • : sparkling brightly with reflected light


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