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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GLOWWORM

It wavered in patches, it seemed to stir and creep like the light of a glowworm.

Cap's cigarette shone like a glowworm in the shadow of the stack.

It may be 'tis but a glowworm now; but 'twill Grow to a fire-drake presently.

"A glowworm could not find its mate," he sings, referring to Walther and Eva.

The bodies of the glowworm and firefly always are transparent when filled with flame.

A glowworm is not discerned in the sunshine, though it glister in the dark.

The phosphorescence was not unlike the ineffectual fire of the glowworm.

There were glowworm gems in the dark masses of her luxuriant hair.

Suddenly there was a flash in the depths of the wood, as if a glowworm were flying by.

The glowworm light lasts for many seconds and then dies out.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.