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A girl smaller than herself, and dressed from neck to heels in a glistening raincoat, ran under Jesss umbrella and seized her arm.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
Out upon the linoleum 29 rolled the glistening coinsseveral of them gold piecesthat Jess had noted so greedily in the egg store.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
It was the glistening look that comes when he is watching baby, or hearing Margaret say pretty things to her.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
Very compact and fine-grained reddish granular quartz, with a glistening lustre, and flat conchoidal fracture.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
Morning found him walking across fresh meadowlands with the dew glistening on his bare head and broad, straight shoulders.
THE MAN FROM TIMEFRANK BELKNAP LONG
Out of it in a sharp right turn shot a projectile, tiny and glistening against the velvet black.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, MAY, 1931VARIOUS
Where was my great commerce that so lately had made these glistening expanses populous and beautiful with its white-winged flocks?
A CONNECTICUT YANKEE IN KING ARTHUR'S COURT, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
The men wore nothing but magnificent head-dresses and a bunch of leaves, and were oiled and glistening in the sunlight.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
It was extraordinary in a group of five how many glistening backs would be presented, quite without offence, to her approach.
HILDASARAH JEANETTE DUNCAN
Both men and women had long hair, ranging in color from black to tawny, and very clean and glistening.
THE STARS, MY BROTHERSEDMOND HAMILTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GLISTENING

  • bright
  • burnished
  • cavalier
  • courteous
  • courtly
  • couth
  • cultivated
  • diplomatic
  • glistening
  • polite
  • politic
  • refined
  • shiny
  • smooth
  • suave
  • tactful
  • urbane
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