What does sparkling mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. twinkle, scintillation, sparklingadjective

    a rapid change in brightness; a brief spark or flash

  2. sparklingadjective

    shining with brilliant points of light like stars

    "sparkling snow"; "sparkling eyes"

  3. sparkling, effervescentadjective

    used of wines and waters; charged naturally or artificially with carbon dioxide

    "sparkling wines"; "sparkling water"


  1. sparklingadjective

    Of an object, reflecting light as if giving off tiny sparks.

  2. sparklingadjective

    Of a beverage, especially an alcoholic beverage, containing dissolved carbon dioxide (either naturally or that has been added) that comes out of solution in the form of many tiny bubbles.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sparkling

    of Sparkle

  2. Sparklingadjective

    emitting sparks; glittering; flashing; brilliant; lively; as, sparkling wine; sparkling eyes

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sparkling in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sparkling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of sparkling in a Sentence

  1. Ruth Bader Ginsburg:

    I vowed this year — just sparkling water—stay away from the wine — but the dinner was so delicious it needed wine. she said, BUBIE, you were sleeping!

  2. Masayoshi Son:

    Jack was the only one with the eyes sparkling and [ he ] caught my heart.

  3. Ray Sim:

    I met John a few months ago and he shared a lot of knowledge about water with me, which is how I became involved in the course, i've been sharing what I've learned with our patrons at the hotel, explaining the difference between soft and hard, sparkling and still water.

  4. Simona Bonanno:

    The ships are sparkling and very colored, and the blue (sea and sky) and the white (the exterior of the ship) are prevalent, i want to focus on the lines, silhouettes, shadows, reflections and people.

  5. Simona Bonanno:

    The sparkling ship seduces passengers, so the crew is almost invisible, but everything works, exists and seduces because of the crew. They are not part of the mechanism. They are the mechanism.

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  • šumivý, třpytivý, perlivýCzech
  • αστραφτερός, λάμπων, αφρώδης, αεριούχος, σπινθηροβόλοςGreek
  • espumosoSpanish
  • loistavaFinnish
  • mousseuxFrench
  • brillante, gassata, scintillanteItalian
  • 번쩍이는Korean
  • газирана, газирано, блескав, газиранMacedonian
  • glitreNorwegian
  • gazowany, musujące, musujący, lśniący, gazowana, musująca, gazowanePolish
  • gaziran, газирана, газиран, газирано, gazirano, gaziranaSerbo-Croatian
  • glimrande, glittrandeSwedish

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a disposition that is confused or nervous and upset
  • A. fluster
  • B. suffuse
  • C. aberrate
  • D. exacerbate

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