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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To give off flashes of light. Also: To be lively and witty.

Usage examples (42)
  • People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
  • He had a sparkle in his eye
  • Verb (used with object) : moonlight sparkling the water; pleasure sparkling her eyes
  • Noun : the sparkle of a diamond for more
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