glint Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary

Meaning of “glint” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [no plural]
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…
(Definition of glint from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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