stime

noun
\ ˈstīm How to pronounce stime (audio) \

Definition of stime

chiefly Scotland and Ireland
: glimmer also : glimpse

First Known Use of stime

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for stime

Middle English (northern dialect)

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“Stime.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stime. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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