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How to use shimmering in a sentence

Rosemary shook her head doubtfully, and her falling hair of pale, shimmering gold waved like a wheat-field shaken by a breeze.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
A gentle breeze stirred the air and the surface of the lakes lay shimmering in the soft autumnal light.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
The shimmering surface of the river near the boat was broken up into ripples surrounding a black object.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Um-ko sat motionless against the silver fusuma, an ivory image, crowned and robed in shimmering gray.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
He stepped forward now, and gripped him with his dusty glove by the sleeve of his shimmering bridegroom's coat.
MISTRESS WILDINGRAFAEL SABATINI
Inside I could see a shimmering smoothness, round, higher than my head, a top-shaped object.
VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
He could just see a little patch of the blue shimmering through the pine boughs, a very blue bit of sky.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
The lights from the gardens spread out shimmering paths of fire upon the black waters.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
There was the same display of rich Oriental dress and elaborate, shimmering jewels.
WAYS OF WAR AND PEACEDELIA AUSTRIAN
A splendid effect in color is had by the gold and silver domes shimmering against the brilliant green, blue and red of the sky.
WAYS OF WAR AND PEACEDELIA AUSTRIAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SHIMMERING

  • bright
  • burnished
  • dazzling
  • effulgent
  • fulgent
  • glacé
  • gleaming
  • glinting
  • glistening
  • glorious
  • glowing
  • incandescent
  • lambent
  • lucent
  • luminous
  • polished
  • radiant
  • refulgent
  • shimmering
  • shiny
  • sparkling
  • splendid
  • waxy
  • astral
  • bright
  • celestial
  • glittering
  • luminous
  • lustrous
  • radiated
  • shimmering
  • shining
  • sidereal
  • spangled
  • sparkling
  • stellar
  • stellary
  • stelliform
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