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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “twinkle”

twinkle

noun [S]
 
 
/ˈtwɪŋ.kl̩/
when something twinkles
闪烁,闪耀
the twinkle of the stars/lights/diamonds
星星的闪烁/灯火的闪耀/钻石的闪亮
He was holding the phone with a mischievous twinkle in his eye (= expression of amusement).
他手持电话,眼里闪着一丝狡黠的目光。
Quantities and units of light
(Definition of twinkle noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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