To emit light suddenly in rays or sparks
Sparkling, brilliant light
Icicles make the world glisten and shine.
There was a heavy dew making the grass glisten.
When the stars come out and moonbeams glisten across the ocean waves, the entertainment aboard this ocean liner is second to none.
Winter Wonderland Theme Party: Snowflakes glisten, all shiny and new; though the air is cold, we are warmed by the thought of you.
You'll still find dresses that glisten in the light, but they won't be as overtly sexy as other styles.