glistening glistening  /ɡ ˈlɪ sə nɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) reflecting light

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. At Blue Star, another Surat company, a glistening phalanx of employees' motorbikes parked outside proves that the workers have made it into the middle class.
  2. Emblazoned with logos of clothing stores, gift shops and fast-food restaurants, the mall's glistening exterior seems to capture the exuberance of India's economic boom.
  3. It was not yet noon on a sunny September morning, and we were only a few hours' drive from the glistening slick of petrodollars that is Moscow.

News

  1. Hear A.Dd+ Pour Hot Syrup Over 'Where You Been'

    Dallas duo A.Dd+ link up with Dirty South production ace DJ Burn One on brand-new heater "Where You Been." Slim Gravy and Paris Pershun extol the virtues of strong weed and a bit of lean over a slow-burning and glistening beat...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Spin

  2. Gazette.Net: Stonegate ES fifth-graders complete mosaic as parting gift to school

    Just to the left of the front entrance to Stonegate Elementary School in Silver Spring is a glistening glass mosaic, the thank you gift from the fifth-grade classes of 2011 and 2013.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Burtonsville Gazette

  3. A big start to season for N.C. fishing center

    OREGON INLET, N.C. Just returned from the Gulf Stream, charter boat captain Jim Rickman lined up on the dock a mess of dolphin and tuna, their silvery backs glistening in the sun.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Virginian-Pilot

Quotes

  1. Anne Frank wrote in her diary on February 23, 1944: "The two of us looked out at the blue sky, the bare chestnut tree glistening with dew, the seagulls and other birds glinting with silver as they swooped through the air. We were so moved and...
    on Nov 21, 2007 By: Anne Frank Source: AFP

  2. "The castle suddenly shines like a glistening blanket of ice," explained Disney show writer/director Alan Bruun. "Guests won't believe their eyes at the spectacle as Cinderella's holiday wish comes true."
    on Nov 11, 2007 By: Walt Disney Source: PR Newswire (press release)

  3. "Indiana's property tax dilemma presents us with a glistening opportunity not merely to alleviate the problem, but to create yet another positive advantage for our state," Daniels said.
    on Jan 15, 2008 By: Mitch Daniels Source: Anderson Herald Bulletin

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