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glistening

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

having a shiny surface or finish
  • a glistening marble table top

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glistening

verb
present participle of glisten

Synonyms of glistening (Entry 2 of 2)

to shoot forth bursts of light
  • this seemingly dull opal really glistens in full light

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The first known use of glistening was in the 14th century

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“Glistening.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/glistening. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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