Translation of "glimmer" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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glimmerverb [ I ]

uk /ˈɡlɪm.ər/ us /ˈɡlɪm.ɚ/

to shine with a weak light or a light that is not continuous

The lights of the village were glimmering in the distance. 遠處村莊微弱的燈光時隱時現。
The sky glimmered with stars. 天空閃爍著點點星光。
a glimmering candle 暗淡搖曳的燭光

glimmernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɡlɪm.ər/ us /ˈɡlɪm.ɚ/ also glimmering,

glimmer noun [ C ] (LIGHT)

a light that glimmers weakly

We saw a glimmer of light in the distance. 我們看到遠處有一線微光。

glimmer noun [ C ] (SIGN)

a slight sign of something good or positive

This month's sales figures offer a glimmer of hope for the depressed economy. 這個月的銷售額爲蕭條的經濟帶來一絲希望。
She's never shown a glimmer of interest in classical music. 她對古典音樂從沒有表現過一丁點興趣。
The first glimmer of light (= sign of development or understanding) has appeared in the peace talks. 和平會談首次出現了一絲轉機。

(Translation of “glimmer” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)