Translation of "twinkle" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I ] uk us /ˈtwɪŋ.kl̩/

(of light or a shiny surface) to shine repeatedly strongly then weakly, as if flashing on and off very quickly

The lights of the town twinkled in the distance. 城镇的灯火在远处闪烁着。
The stars twinkled in the clear sky. 星星在晴朗的夜空中闪烁。
His brown eyes twinkled behind the gold-rimmed glasses. 他棕色的眼睛在金框眼镜后面闪闪发光。

(Translation of “twinkle verb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)