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glitter

verb [I]  us   /ˈɡlɪt̬·ər/
to shine with little, bright flashes of reflected light: The grass glittered like jewels.

glitter

noun [U]  us   /ˈɡlɪt̬·ər/
little, bright flashes of reflected light: the glitter of moonlight on the lake Glitter is also very small pieces of shiny material used to decorate a surface: Decorate the dress with glitter and buttons.
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