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Another word for flash

Verb
  1. To shine with intermittent gleams

  2. See also:

    light

    continue

  3. To make a public and usually ostentatious show of

  4. See also:

    show

Another word for flash

Noun
  1. Sparkling, brilliant light

  2. See also:

    light

    beautiful

Another word for flash

Verb
  1. To move with the speed of a flash

  2. See also:

    speed

    run

Synonym Study

  • Shimmer refers to a soft, tremulous reflection, as from a slightly disturbed body of water
  • Glisten suggests the reflection of a lustrous light, as from a wet surface
  • Glitter implies the reflection of such bright, intermittent flashes
  • Sparkle implies a number of brief, bright, intermittent flashes
  • Gleam suggests a steady, narrow ray of light shining through a background of relative darkness
  • Glance refers to a darting light, esp. one that is reflected from a surface at an angle
  • Flash implies a sudden, brief, brilliant light