scintillating

adjective scin·til·lat·ing \ ˈsin-tə-ˌlā-tiŋ \

Definition of scintillating

:brilliantly lively, stimulating, or witty
  • a scintillating conversation

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First Known Use of scintillating

1793


SCINTILLATING Defined for English Language Learners

scintillating

adjective

Definition of scintillating for English Language Learners

  • : very clever, amusing, and interesting


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