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Word: shimmer

Definition: shine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.


More Vocab Words

::: consummate - complete; V.
::: lustrous - shining; brilliant; Ex. lustrous hair
::: anticlimax - letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting
::: anneal - reduce brittleness and improve toughness by heating and cooling (metal or glass)
::: derogatory - expressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage
::: figurative - not literal but metaphorical; using a figure(impression) of speech
::: inebriated - habitually intoxicated; drunk; N. inebriety
::: chaffing - bantering; joking
::: brindled - tawny or grayish with streaks or spots (of animals)
::: lithe - flexible; supple; CF. limber