Definitions for shimmer
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a weak and tremulous light
"the shimmer of colors on iridescent feathers"; "the play of light on the water"
shine with a weak or fitful light
"Beech leaves shimmered in the moonlight"
give off a shimmering reflection, as of silk
A faint or veiled and tremulous gleam or shining; a glimmer.
To shine with a veiled, tremulous, or intermittent light; to gleam faintly; to glisten; to glimmer.
Etymology: Old English scymrian or Norse skimi.
to shine with a tremulous or intermittent light; to shine faintly; to gleam; to glisten; to glimmer
a faint, tremulous light; a gleaming; a glimmer
Etymology: [OE. schimeren, AS. scimerian; akin to scmian, scman, to glitter, D. schemeren, G. schimmern, Dan. skimre, Sw. skimra, AS. scma a light, brightness, Icel. skma, Goth. skeima a torch, a lantern, and E. shine. 157. See Shine, v. i.]
Shimmer is a fictional character, a supervillain in the DC Comics universe. She was created by George Pérez and Marv Wolfman and first appeared in New Teen Titans #3.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
shim′ėr, v.i. to gleam tremulously, to glisten.—ns. Shimm′er, Shimm′ering, a tremulous gleam. [A.S. scimrian—scíman, to shine; Ger. schimmern.]
The numerical value of shimmer in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of shimmer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Fate and time may conspire to fade your youthful shimmer but you must constantly perspire in order to insure your shine.
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- Schimmer, schimmernGerman
- skimra, skimreNorwegian
- мерцать, мерцаниеRussian
- lung linhVietnamese
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