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flicker

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to make an irregular series of quick, sudden movements
  • a dragonfly flickering above the salt marsh
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flicker

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1 a story told by means of a series of continuously projected pictures and a sound track
  • As a child, the future director would spend hours sitting in the theater, totally entranced by the flickers.
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2 a sudden and usually temporary growth of activity
  • Usually there's a flicker in car sales when the new models come out.
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3 an almost imperceptible sign of something
  • There was a flicker of recognition in her eye when I mentioned his name, but she denied knowing him.
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