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See definition of glistering on Dictionary.com
  • as inglittering
  • as insparkling

synonyms for glistering

  • bright
  • glistening
  • sparkling
  • tinsel
  • clinquant

antonyms for glistering

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  • dull
  • apathetic
  • dark
  • depressed
  • dispirited
  • dull
  • gloomy
  • lethargic
  • normal
  • stupid
  • typical
  • unaware
  • unhappy
  • unintelligent
  • flat
  • matte
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How to use glistering in a sentence

The sun beat furiously down on the barren and glistering ground; and the horse exhausted, more than once refused to proceed.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE VOL. IV, NO. 19, DEC 1851VARIOUS
He stopped beside Juan Lepe who leaned upon the rail and watched a strange, glistering sea.
1492MARY JOHNSTON
Volley after volley from the British guns makes deadly havoc among those glistering ranks!
THE BRONZE EAGLEEMMUSKA ORCZY, BARONESS ORCZY
The two women moved away, side by side, down the path to the glistering greenhouses.
THE HISTORY OF SIR RICHARD CALMADYLUCAS MALET
On it came across the bridge spanning the glistering whiteness of the Long Water.
THE HISTORY OF SIR RICHARD CALMADYLUCAS MALET
Here and there windows glowed warm, set in the pale, glistering façades of the adjacent houses.
THE HISTORY OF SIR RICHARD CALMADYLUCAS MALET
Perhaps here was to be found the "glistering mettal" that John Smith had heard about from the Indians the winter before.
THE STRONGHOLDMIRIAM HAYNIE
Driven off and consigned to a lasting torment; while if one steal by stealth then a glistering flame pursueth him.
A CRITICAL EXPOSITION OF THE POPULAR 'JIHD'MOULAVI GERGH ALI
Sometimes we carry our day-dreams in small boats across the glistering sea, and lazily drift or tack before the languid breeze.
THE HAUNTS OF OLD COCKAIGNEALEX THOMPSON
St Luke says that "the fashion of his countenance was altered, and his raiment was white and glistering."
MIRACLES OF OUR LORDGEORGE MACDONALD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GLISTERING

  • bright
  • clinquant
  • glistening
  • glistering
  • sparkling
  • tinsel
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.