glittering Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “glittering” in the English Dictionary

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uk   /ˈɡlɪt.ər.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈɡlɪt̬.ɚ-/

glittering adjective (EXCITING)

exciting or ​admired by many ​people, usually ​relating to ​rich and ​famouspeople: a glittering ​career The Cannes Film Festival is one of the most glittering ​occasions in the ​movieworld.

glittering adjective (BRIGHT LIGHT)

shining with a lot of ​smallbrightflashes of ​light: the glittering ​skyline of Manhattan
(Definition of glittering from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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