One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘silver and crystal glittered in the candlelight’
shine, sparkle, twinkle, glint, gleam, shimmer, glimmer, flicker, blink, wink, catch the light, flash, spangle
rare scintillate, coruscate, fulgurate, effulge, luminesce, incandesce, phosphoresce
1‘the glitter of sunlight on the water’
sparkle, twinkle, glint, gleam, shimmer, glimmer, flicker, blink, flash
brightness, brilliance, light, luminescence, phosphorescence, luminosity
rare lambency, scintillation, coruscation, fulguration, effulgence
2‘the glitter of show business’
glamour, excitement, thrills, attractions, appeal
showiness, dazzle, tinsel
informal razzle-dazzle, razzmatazz, glitz, glitziness, ritziness, pizzazz, flashiness
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