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English Dictionary: glittered by the DICT Development Group
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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Glitter \Glit"ter\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Glittered}; p. pr. &
      vb. n. {Glittering}.] [OE. gliteren; akin to Sw. glittra,
      Icel. glitra, glita, AS. glitenian, OS. gl[c6]tan, OHG.
      gl[c6]zzan, G. gleissen, Goth. glitmunjan, and also to E.
      glint, glisten, and prob. glance, gleam.]
      1. To sparkle with light; to shine with a brilliant and
            broken light or showy luster; to gleam; as, a glittering
                     The field yet glitters with the pomp of war.
      2. To be showy, specious, or striking, and hence attractive;
            as, the glittering scenes of a court.
      Syn: To gleam; to glisten; to shine; to sparkle; to glare.
               See {Gleam}, {Flash}.
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