Synonyms of twinkling in English:

twinkling


See definition of twinkling

adjective

1‘the twinkling lights of the harbour’

SYNONYMS

glittering, sparkling, coruscating, glimmering, glinting, gleaming, glistening, flickering, winking

bright, shining, brilliant

rare scintillating, scintillant, refulgent, effulgent, fulgent, nitid, luculent

Variant spelling twinkle

Phrases

    in a twinkling

      ‘I'll be back in a twinkling’

      SYNONYMS

      in a second, in a minute, in a moment, in a trice, in a flash, in an instant, in the twinkling of an eye, in no time, in less than no time, in no time at all, before you know it, before long, shortly, in a very short time

      North American

      momentarily

      informal

      in a jiffy, nanosecond, before you can say Jack Robinson, in a sec, in the blink of an eye, in a blink, in the wink of an eye, in a wink, before you can say knife

      British informal

      in a tick, in two ticks, in a mo, sharpish

      North American informal

      in a snap

      dated

      directly