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  Words related to flicker

Related / Similar Words: waver, flutter, spark, glint, flitter, quiver, flick

 

Definition:
  • the act of moving back and forth;
  • North American woodpecker;
  • a momentary flash of light;
  • move back and forth very rapidly; "the candle flickered";
  • flash intermittently; "The lights flicked on and off";
  • shine unsteadily; "The candle flickered";

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    Hyponyms: yellow-shafted flicker, Colaptes auratus, yellowhammer, gilded flicker, Colaptes chrysoides, red-shafted flicker, Colaptes caper collaris

     

    Member Meronyms: Colaptes, genus Colaptes

     

    Derivational Morphology: waver, flitter, flutter, quiver, flit, fleet, dart, falter, fluctuate, vacillate, weave, glitter, glisten, glint, gleam, shine, spark, sparkle, flick, flap, flapping, fluttering

     

     
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