Synonyms and Antonyms of winkle

  1. to shoot forth bursts of light under a canopy of winkling stars, the campers bedded down for the night Synonyms coruscate, flame, glance, gleam, glimmer, glint, glisten, glister, glitter, luster (or lustre), scintillate, shimmer, spangle, sparkle, twinkle, wink, flashRelated Words beam, radiate, shine; bedazzle, blind, daze, dazzle; blaze, burn, flare, glare, glow

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