Synonyms for shimmer

Synonyms for (noun) shimmer

Synonyms: shimmer, play

Definition: a weak and tremulous light

Usage: the shimmer of colors on iridescent feathers; the play of light on the water

Similar words: change, modification, alteration

Definition: an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another

Usage: the change was intended to increase sales; this storm is certainly a change for the worse; the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago

Synonyms for (verb) shimmer

Synonyms: shimmer

Definition: give off a shimmering reflection, as of silk

Similar words: gleam, glint, glisten, glitter, shine

Definition: be shiny, as if wet

Usage: His eyes were glistening

Synonyms: shimmer

Definition: shine with a weak or fitful light

Usage: Beech leaves shimmered in the moonlight

Similar words: shine, beam

Definition: emit light; be bright, as of the sun or a light

Usage: The sun shone bright that day; The fire beamed on their faces

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