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English definition of “sparkle”

sparkle

noun [U]     /ˈspɑː.kl̩/ US  /ˈspɑːr-/
bright shine : The radiant smile and the sparkle in her blue eyes were the clear signs of a woman still deeply in love .Quantities and units of light energy and interest : Their latest performance of My Fair Lady really lacked sparkle. The sparkle went out of/ left her (= she became unhappy ) after her husband died .Excitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
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