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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]
Translations of “glint”
in Chinese (Traditional) 閃爍,閃光…
in Russian блеск, вспышка, сверкание…
in Turkish gözlerdeki parıldama, parıltı, coşku…
in Chinese (Simplified) 闪烁,闪光…
in Polish błysk, iskierka, iskra…
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