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glimmer

verb [I]  us   /ˈɡlɪm·ər/
(of light) to shine without strength or not continuously: A candle glimmered faintly in the darkened room.

glimmer

noun [C]  us   /ˈɡlɪm·ər/
a weak light that does not shine continuously : a glimmer of light A glimmer is also a slight sign: The treaty offered a glimmer of hope to the region.
Translations of “glimmer”
in Arabic وَميض…
in Korean 희미한 빛…
in Malaysian mengerdip samar-samar…
in French luire faiblement…
in Turkish titrek ışık…
in Italian barlume, luccichio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發出微弱的光, 隱約閃爍…
in Russian мерцание…
in Polish promyk, migotanie…
in Vietnamese le lói…
in Spanish brillar con luz tenue/trémula, rielar…
in Portuguese luz trêmula e fraca…
in Thai ส่องแสงสลัว…
in German schimmern…
in Catalan llum tènue…
in Japanese かすかな光, ぼんやりとした光…
in Indonesian bercahaya redup…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发出微弱的光, 隐约闪烁…
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