Synonyms of sparkle in English:


See definition of sparkle


1‘her earrings sparkled as she turned her head’


glitter, glint, glisten, twinkle, flicker, flash, blink, wink, shimmer, dance, shine, gleam, glow

literary glister

rare coruscate, fulgurate, effulge

2‘after a glass of wine, she began to sparkle’


be lively, be vivacious, be animated, be ebullient, be exuberant, be bubbly, be effervescent, be sparkling, be witty, be brilliant, be enthusiastic, be full of life


1‘I swim every day and I love the blue sparkle of the pool’


glitter, glint, twinkle, twinkling, flicker, flickering, shimmer, flash, flashing, blinking, winking, dancing, shine, gleam, glow

rare coruscation, fulguration, effulgence

2‘she reminded Melissa of champagne, full of fizz and sparkle’


vivacity, animation, liveliness, vitality, life, verve, high spirits, exuberance, zest, buoyancy, effervescence, enthusiasm, ardour, energy, vigour, go, elan, gusto, brio, bounce, spirit, spiritedness, dynamism, activity, fire, panache, colour, dash, drive

informal oomph, pizzazz, PEP, zing, zip, vim, get-up-and-go