Definition of flicker
- Shadows flickered on the wall.
- a candle flickering in the window
- Thoughts flickered through his mind.
- A smile flickered across her face.
A TV was flickering in the background.
The overhead light kept flickering off and on.
Thoughts flickered through his mind.
A smile flickered across her face.
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
First Known Use: 1809See Words from the same year
: to burn or glow in an unsteady way : to produce an unsteady light
: to appear or pass briefly or quickly
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