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English definition of “flicker”

flicker

verb [I]
 
 
/ˈflɪkər/
SHINE to shine with a light that is sometimes bright and sometimes weak: A candle flickered in the window.Emitting and casting light
APPEAR to appear for a short time or make a sudden movement somewhere: A smile flickered across her face.Appearing and disappearingMaking short, sudden movements
(Definition of flicker verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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