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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A very short time (as the time it takes the eye blink or the heart to beat).

Usage examples (40)
  • twinkling stars
  • Verb (used without object) : The diamond on her finger twinkled in the firelight
  • Nevertheless, its twinkling is not useful for the traveler.
  • I was delighted to find a huge globe that showed, in twinkling lights, the route of the Galleon Trade. for more
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