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(Intransitive) To emit little bubbles, as certain kinds of liquors; to effervesce; as, sparkling wine.
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  1. (Intransitive) To emit little bubbles, as certain kinds of liquors; to effervesce; as, sparkling wine.
  2. To give off or reflect flashes of light; glitter:
  3. (Intransitive) To emit sparks; to throw off ignited or incandescent particles; to shine as if throwing off sparks; to emit flashes of light; to scintillate; to twinkle; as, the blazing wood sparkles; the stars sparkle.
A sparkle of merriment or delight in the eye.
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  1. A sparkle of merriment or delight in the eye.
  2. A slight, intermittent gleam of light; a sparkling flash; a glimmer.
  3. A sparkle of delight in the eyes.
  1. A faint light; a dim glow.
  2. A faint manifestation or dim perception
  3. A dim or intermittent flicker or flash of light.
A brief, faint manifestation or trace, as of hope, understanding, etc.
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  1. A brief, faint manifestation or trace, as of hope, understanding, etc.
  2. A brief or dim indication; a trace:
  3. A brief beam or flash of light:
A gleam, flash, or glitter
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  1. A gleam, flash, or glitter
  2. A momentary flash of light; a sparkle:
  3. A faint or fleeting indication; a trace:
(Of a source of light) to shine with a flickering light; to glimmer
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  1. (Of a source of light) to shine with a flickering light; to glimmer
  2. To shine with quick, intermittent flashes of light, as some stars; sparkle
  3. (Chiefly of eyes) to be bright with delight
To sparkle with light; to shine with a brilliant and broken light or showy luster; to gleam.
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  1. To sparkle with light; to shine with a brilliant and broken light or showy luster; to gleam.
  2. To sparkle brilliantly; glisten:
  3. To shine with a sparkling light; be bright; glisten; sparkle
To wave or flap rapidly in an irregular manner:
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  1. To wave or flap rapidly in an irregular manner:
  2. To move restlessly; bustle
  3. To move or fall in a manner suggestive of tremulous flight:
To move unsteadily back and forth:
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  1. To move unsteadily back and forth:
  2. To tremble or quaver in sound, as of the voice or a musical note.
  3. To swing or sway to and fro; flutter
To cause to move back and forth rapidly:
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  1. To cause to move back and forth rapidly:
  2. To produce (sound) by vibration.
  3. To progress in a given direction while moving back and forth rapidly:
(Brit., Informal) To leave quickly, as to escape creditors
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  1. (Brit., Informal) To leave quickly, as to escape creditors
  2. To fly lightly and rapidly; flutter
  3. (Scot., North Eng.) To move to other quarters, esp. by stealth
To move quickly from one condition or location to another
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  1. To move quickly from one condition or location to another
  2. To move about rapidly and nimbly
  3. To flutter.
To move quickly in a nervous, restless, or excited fashion; flit.
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  1. To move quickly in a nervous, restless, or excited fashion; flit.
  2. To move or fall in a manner suggestive of tremulous flight:
  3. To move restlessly; bustle
To remain or linger in or near a place:
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  1. To remain or linger in or near a place:
  2. To linger or wait close by, esp. in an overprotective, insistent, or anxious way
  3. (Computers) To position a pointer over an object or area of the screen, causing a pop-up box to appear or other change to occur:
To give off light with intermittent gleams; flash on and off:
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  1. To give off light with intermittent gleams; flash on and off:
  2. To look with eyes half-shut and winking, as in dazzling light
  3. To flash on and off; twinkle or glimmer
To send out or reflect a sudden, brief blaze or light, esp. at intervals
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  1. To send out or reflect a sudden, brief blaze or light, esp. at intervals
  2. A trademark for a file format for graphics, audio, and video data, commonly used for transmitting animation over the Internet.
  3. To appear or occur suddenly:
To be reflected in dim, intermittent flashes:
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  1. To be reflected in dim, intermittent flashes:
  2. To give a faint, flickering light
  3. (Intransitive) To shine with a faint unsteady light.
(Of a source of light) to shine with a flickering light; to glimmer
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  1. (Of a source of light) to shine with a flickering light; to glimmer
  2. To shine with quick, intermittent flashes of light, as some stars; sparkle
  3. (Archaic) To wink or blink
To close and open the eyelid of one eye deliberately, as to convey a message, signal, or suggestion.
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  1. To close and open the eyelid of one eye deliberately, as to convey a message, signal, or suggestion.
  2. To close and open (an eye or the eyes) rapidly.
  3. To shine intermittently; twinkle
(Scots) A quick look or glimpse; a glance.
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  1. (Scots) A quick look or glimpse; a glance.
  2. A brief flash of light; twinkle or glimmer
  3. The act or an instance of rapidly closing and opening the eyes or an eye.
A coruscating; sparkling
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  1. A coruscating; sparkling
  2. A sudden brilliant display, as of wit
  3. A flash or gleam of light
A brief time; moment
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  1. A brief time; moment
  2. A sudden perception:
  3. Instantaneous illumination for photography:
A quick flash of light; a gleam.
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  1. A quick flash of light; a gleam.
  2. A brief or cursory look:
  3. A flash or gleam
A brief, faint manifestation or trace, as of hope, understanding, etc.
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  1. A brief, faint manifestation or trace, as of hope, understanding, etc.
  2. A brief or dim indication; a trace:
  3. A brief beam or flash of light:
A faint manifestation or dim perception
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  1. A faint manifestation or dim perception
  2. A faint light; a dim glow.
  3. A dim or intermittent flicker or flash of light.
A faint or fleeting indication; a trace:
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  1. A faint or fleeting indication; a trace:
  2. A momentary flash of light; a sparkle:
  3. A gleam, flash, or glitter
Any flash or sparkle of light like this
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  1. Any flash or sparkle of light like this
  2. A glowing bit of matter, esp. one thrown off by a fire
  3. A flash of light, especially a flash produced by electric discharge.
A quick flash of amusement, etc. in the eye
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  1. A quick flash of amusement, etc. in the eye
  2. A sparkle of delight in the eyes.
  3. A quick, intermittent flash of light; sparkle
A quick closing and opening of the eyelids; a blink.
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  1. A quick closing and opening of the eyelids; a blink.
  2. A gleam or twinkle.
  3. The very brief time required for a wink; an instant.
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