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Word: shimmer

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


Sentences Containing 'shimmer'

Recent examples of Japanese wrestlers working in foreign promotions include Satoshi Kojima in Major League Wrestling, Kenta Kobashi and Go Shiozaki in Ring of Honor, and Hirooki Goto, Masato Yoshino, Tiger Mask IV, Hiroshi Tanahashi and Ayako Hamada in Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, Aja Kong, Dick Togo, Great Sasuke, Jinsei Shinzaki, Kaori Yoneyama, Manami Toyota and Mayumi Ozaki in Chikara, Yoshi Tatsu in WWE and Ayumi Kurihara, Hiroyo Matsumoto, Tomoka Nakagawa and Kana in Shimmer Women Athletes.
SPIN named Brandon Flowers one of "The 15 Best Shows of the Summer" in 2010 for his show at the Shimmer Showroom in Las Vegas.

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