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

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats