Meaning of “twinkling” in the English Dictionary

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"twinkling" in British English

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twinklingnoun [ S ]

uk /ˈtwɪŋ.kəl.ɪŋ/ /ˈtwɪŋ.klɪŋ/ us /ˈtwɪŋ.kəl.ɪŋ/ /ˈtwɪŋ.klɪŋ/ old-fashioned

(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)

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