Definitions for twinkle

Definitions for (noun) twinkle

Main entry: spark, sparkle, twinkle, light

Definition: merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance

Usage: he had a sparkle in his eye; there's a perpetual twinkle in his eyes

Main entry: twinkle, sparkling, scintillation

Definition: a rapid change in brightness; a brief spark or flash

Definitions for (verb) twinkle

Main entry: flash, wink, winkle, blink, twinkle

Definition: gleam or glow intermittently

Usage: The lights were flashing

Main entry: winkle, twinkle, scintillate

Definition: emit or reflect light in a flickering manner

Usage: Does a constellation twinkle more brightly than a single star?

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