Associations to the word «Glimmer»

Wiktionary

GLIMMER, noun. A faint light; a dim glow.
GLIMMER, noun. A flash of light.
GLIMMER, noun. A faint or remote possibility.
GLIMMER, noun. (mineralogy) (dated) mica
GLIMMER, verb. (intransitive) To shine with a faint unsteady light.

Dictionary definition

GLIMMER, noun. A flash of light (especially reflected light).
GLIMMER, noun. A slight suggestion or vague understanding; "he had no inkling what was about to happen".
GLIMMER, verb. Shine brightly, like a star or a light.

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley