aglitter

adjective
aglit·​ter | \ ə-ˈgli-tər How to pronounce aglitter (audio) \

Definition of aglitter

: glittering especially with reflected light

First Known Use of aglitter

1865, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aglitter

a- entry 1 + glitter entry 1

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The first known use of aglitter was in 1865

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aglitter

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of aglitter

: sparkling brightly with reflected light

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