twinkling Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “twinkling” in the English Dictionary

"twinkling" in British English

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twinklingnoun [S]

uk   us   /ˈtwɪŋ.kl̩.ɪŋ/ /-klɪŋ/ old-fashioned
a very ​shorttime: I shall be there in a twinkling.
(Definition of twinkling from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"twinkling" in American English

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twinklingadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈtwɪŋ·klɪŋ/
shining with a ​light that is ​bright and then less ​bright: a ​mass of twinkling ​stars twinkling ​eyes
(Definition of twinkling from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “twinkling”
in Chinese (Simplified) 瞬间,霎时,转眼间…
in Chinese (Traditional) 瞬間,霎時,轉眼間…
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