Synonyms and Antonyms of glint

  1. 1 to shoot forth bursts of light the cat's eyes glinted in the moonlight Synonyms coruscate, flame, glance, gleam, glimmer, flash, glisten, glister, glitter, luster (or lustre), scintillate, shimmer, spangle, sparkle, twinkle, wink, winkleRelated Words beam, radiate, shine; bedazzle, blind, daze, dazzle; blaze, burn, flare, glare, glow

  2. 2 to take a quick or hasty look the thief glinted around the corner to see if anyone was coming Synonyms browse, dip, glimpse, glance, peek, skimRelated Words keek [chiefly Scottish], peep; blink, squint; look over, peruse, rake, scanNear Antonyms examine, overlook, oversee, question, survey; study, view; peer, pry; gawk, goggle, rubberneck; leer, ogleAntonyms gaze, stare

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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