Meaning of “glimmer” in the English Dictionary

"glimmer" in British English

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glimmerverb [ I ]

uk /ˈɡlɪm.ər/ us /ˈɡlɪm.ɚ/

glimmernoun [ C ]

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

(Definition of “glimmer” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"glimmer" in American English

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glimmerverb [ I ]

us /ˈɡlɪm·ər/

(of light) to shine without strength or not continuously:

A candle glimmered faintly in the darkened room.

glimmernoun [ C ]

us /ˈɡlɪm·ər/

a weak light that does not shine continuously :

a glimmer of light

A glimmer is also a slight sign:

The treaty offered a glimmer of hope to the region.

(Definition of “glimmer” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)