Associations to the word «Glitter»

Wiktionary

GLITTER, noun. A bright, sparkling light; brilliant and showy luster; brilliancy; as, the glitter of arms; the glitter of royal equipage.
GLITTER, noun. A shiny, decorative adornment, sometimes sprinkled on glue to make simple artwork.
GLITTER, verb. To sparkle with light; to shine with a brilliant and broken light or showy luster; to gleam.
GLITTER, verb. To be showy, specious, or striking, and hence attractive.
GLITTER BOMB, verb. To throw or shower glitter on a person at a public event as a form of protest, generally over gay rights.
GLITTER ROCK, noun. (UK) glam rock, an music style popular in the early 1970's.

Dictionary definition

GLITTER, noun. The quality of shining with a bright reflected light.
GLITTER, noun. The occurrence of a small flash or spark.
GLITTER, verb. Be shiny, as if wet; "His eyes were glistening".

Wise words

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.