What does glittering mean?

Definitions for glittering
glit·ter·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word glittering.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

Wiktionary

  1. glittering(Adjective)

    Brightly sparkling.

  2. glittering(Adjective)

    Valuable, desirable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Glittering

    of Glitter

How to pronounce glittering?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say glittering in sign language?

  1. glittering

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of glittering in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of glittering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of glittering in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    A person's own definition of leadership defines the glittering crown of his leadership.

  2. Rand Paul:

    Glittering prizes, glittering prizes and endless compromises; shattering the illusion of integrity.

  3. reemapandita:

    this is a world of sorrows and misfortunes but the emeralds of hopes and efforts are still glittering

  4. Johann von Goethe:

    The beginning of faith is the beginning of fruitfulness but the beginning of unbelief, however glittering, is empty.

  5. William Wordsworth:

    This city now doth, like a garment, wear the beauty of the morning; silent bare, ships, towers, domes, theatres and temples lie open unto the fields and to the sky; All bright and glittering in the smokeless air.

Images & Illustrations of glittering

  1. glitteringglitteringglitteringglitteringglittering

Popularity rank by frequency of use

glittering#10000#31555#100000

Translations for glittering

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for glittering »

Translation

Find a translation for the glittering definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Український (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these glittering definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"glittering." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 21 Jan. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/glittering>.

Are we missing a good definition for glittering? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for glittering:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.