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English definition of “glint”

glint

noun [no plural]
 
 
/ɡlɪnt/
EYE If you have a glint in your eye, your eyes shine with excitement or because you are going to do something bad: She had a wicked glint in her eye.Expressing and showing feelings
LIGHT a quick flash of light that shines from something or is reflected from itLight
glint verb [I]
(Definition of glint from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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