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  Words related to scintillate

Related / Similar Words: sparkle, coruscate, twinkle, winkle

 

Definition:
  • be lively or brilliant or exhibit virtuosity; "The musical performance sparkled"; "A scintillating conversation"; "his playing coruscated throught the concert hall";
  • physics: fluoresce momentarily when struck by a charged particle or high-energy photon; "the phosphor fluoresced";
  • emit or reflect light in a flickering manner; "Does a constellation twinkle more brightly than a single star?";
  • reflect brightly; "Unquarried marble sparkled on the hillside";
  • give off; "the substance scintillated sparks and flashes";

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    Grouped Verbs: twinkle, winkle

     

    Derivational Morphology: coruscation, scintillation, sparkle, spark, light, scintilla, twinkle, sparkling, twinkler, glitter, glister, glisten, ice, sparkler

     

    Anagrams: Callinectes, static line

     

     
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