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glittering

adjective uk   /ˈɡlɪt.ər.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈɡlɪt̬.ɚ-/

glittering adjective (EXCITING)

exciting or admired by many people, usually relating to rich and famous people: a glittering career The Cannes Film Festival is one of the most glittering occasions in the movie world.

glittering adjective (BRIGHT LIGHT)

shining with a lot of small bright flashes of light: the glittering skyline of Manhattan
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