Definitions for scintillating

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scintillating(adj)

    brilliantly clever

    "scintillating wit"; "a play full of scintillating dialogue"

  2. bubbling, effervescent, frothy, scintillating, sparkly(adj)

    marked by high spirits or excitement

    "his fertile effervescent mind"; "scintillating personality"; "a row of sparkly cheerleaders"

  3. aglitter(p), coruscant, fulgid, glinting, glistering, glittering, glittery, scintillant, scintillating, sparkly(adj)

    having brief brilliant points or flashes of light

    "bugle beads all aglitter"; "glinting eyes"; "glinting water"; "his glittering eyes were cold and malevolent"; "shop window full of glittering Christmas trees"; "glittery costume jewelry"; "scintillant mica"; "the scintillating stars"; "a dress with sparkly sequins"; "`glistering' is an archaic term"


  1. scintillating(Adjective)

    That scintillates with brief flashes of light; sparkling.

  2. scintillating(Adjective)

    Brilliantly clever, amusing or witty.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scintillating

    of Scintillate

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • brillanteSpanish
  • искрящийся, искромётныйRussian
  • blixtrande, bländande, gnistrandeSwedish

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