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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “shimmer”


verb [I]
/ˈʃɪm.ər/ US  //
to shine in such a way that the light seems to shake slightly and quickly
She could see her reflection in the water, shimmering in the moonlight.
Emitting and casting light
(Definition of shimmer verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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