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twinkle /'twiɳkl/
  • danh từ
    • sự lấp lánh; ánh sáng lấp lánh
      • the twinkle of the stars: ánh sáng lấp lánh của các vì sao
    • cái nháy mắt
      • in a twinkle: trong nháy mắt
      • a mischievous twinkle: một cái nháy mắt láu lỉnh
    • bước lướt nhanh (của người nhảy múa)
    • nội động từ
      • lấp lánh
        • stars are twinkling in the sky: các ngôi sao đang lấp lánh trên bầu trời
      • lóng lánh, long lanh
      • his eyes twinkled with amusement
        • mắt anh ta long lanh vui thích
      • lướt đi
        • the dancer's feet twinkled: chân người múa lướt đi
    • ngoại động từ
      • làm cho lấp lánh
      • làm nhấp nháy (mắt)
    Concise Dictionary
    twinkles|twinkled|twinkling'twɪŋkl
    noun
    +a rapid change in brightness; a brief spark or flash
    +merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance
    verb
    +gleam or glow intermittently
    +emit or reflect light in a flickering manner

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    v.
    1 scintillate, sparkle, coruscate, glitter, shimmer, wink, flicker, glisten, glint, flash, fulgurate, spark, dance, blink, shine, gleam:
    The stars were twinkling in the icy black sky. Nicole's eyes twinkled as she told me about Max's latest success.
    n.
    2 twinkling, scintillation, scintillating, sparkle, sparkling, coruscation, coruscating, glitter, glittering, shimmer, shimmering, winking, flicker, flickering, glistening, glint, flash, flashing, fulguration, spark, sparking, dancing, blinking, shine, shining, gleam, gleaming, dazzle, dazzling:
    From far off, I caught the twinkle of the sun on car windscreens.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    verb, noun
    + verb [V]
    1 to shine with a light that keeps changing from bright to faint to bright again: Stars twinkled in the sky. + twinkling lights in the distance
    2 ~ (with sth)
    ~ (at sb) if your eyes twinkle, you have a bright expression because you are happy or excited: twinkling blue eyes + Her eyes twinkled with merriment. + His mother twinkled at him over her teacup.
    + noun [sing.]
    1 an expression in your eyes that shows you are happy or amused about sth: He looked at me with a twinkle in his eye.
    2 a small light that keeps changing from bright to faint to bright again: the twinkle of stars + We could see the twinkle of the harbour lights in the distance.
    Collocation Dictionary
    noun

    ADJ.

    mischievous, wicked

    PHRASES

    a twinkle in sb's eye



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